NEW C60 #tide

Catch the wave

The incredible NEW C60 #tide.
Wave-pattern sapphire dial. Chronometer
movement. Water-resistance to 600m.

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The clock’s ticking

If we’re going to stop the worst consequences of global warming, we’re all going to have to do our bit. That’s why the C60 #tide and C60 Anthropocene GMT have strong sustainability credentials – with proceeds from both being donated to climate and wildlife charities.
- Mike France & Peter Ellis, co-founders


Saving paradise

From the eco-themed issue of Loupe magazine: how conservationists are removing plastic waste from the Seychelles’ Aldabra Atoll – and preserving local wildlife in the process.

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The #tide is right

How one business converts ocean plastic into a material ideal for premium watch straps – and the C60 #tide. Christopher Ward and #tide will together donate £5 from the sale of each #tide strap to Blue Marine Foundation.
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Protecting the
‘lungs of the sea’

How ‘blue carbon’ stored on the ocean floor prevents climate change – and why it’s under threat. Exclusive by Charles Clover, co-founder, Blue Marine Foundation.

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NEW C60 Anthropocene GMT

Brighter, whiter, greener

The new C60 Anthropocene GMT. Inspired by polar explorer Tom Hicks – with five percent of all sales going to the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (Charity No. 1106893).

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Loupe magazine

Snow patrol

We talk to CW Challenger and explorer-conservationist Tom Hicks about his upcoming expedition to the North Pole – and the new watch inspired by his efforts

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C60 Sapphire

Clearly brilliant

An ingeniously transparent sapphire dial – that lets you see deep into the watch. A mechanical movement that’s as beautiful as it is accurate. And the most comfortable case in watchmaking

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The Sealander

Three new sports-explorer watches. Three iconic designs. One unifying philosophy.

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A simple aim...

To put premium watches within the reach of everyone

Designed in England
Made in Switzerland

Honest pricing,
fair margins

60 day free returns
60 month movement guarantee

How we do this

Resolute under

In the military, timing is all. Whether at sea, on land or in the air, achieving the right outcome can come down to a matter of seconds. Which is why our series of watches approved by the Ministry of Defence are powered by an ultra-accurate COSC-certified movement.

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Loupe magazine

Loupe 22: the
sustainable issue

Guest-edited by Charles Clover, co-founder, Blue Marine Foundation. Crammed with ‘in the field’ environmental stories. Plus, go behind the scenes on the C60 #tide and C60 Anthropocene GMT.

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Weaving magic
from waste

Introducing the ultra-stylish #tide strap, created in partnership with the Swiss company #tide ocean material® – and made entirely from recycled ocean plastic. If you like swapping straps and bracelets as much as we do, its quick-release mechanism will make doing so a dream.

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What the press
say about us

“Christopher Ward ought to be more of
a thorn in the side of Swiss brands that charge £5,000 for watches costing low hundreds of pounds to make.”
Rob Corder

“With a reputation for quality watchmaking at an accessible price, Christopher Ward has launched a new line of watches (Sealander collection) designed to be worn every day
for any occasion.”
Tracey Llewellyn

“In the world of haute horology,
a handful of watchmakers have done some intriguing things, but in the realm of affordable watches only Christopher Ward has tackled this challenge.”