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Out of the box

There are few greater pleasures than opening the packaging on a new watch, which is why we put so much effort into ours


A cure to an age-old problem

Nothing changes a watch’s character more effectively than a new strap. With Christopher Ward’s quick-release mechanism, changing has never been easier
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The Sealander

When you offer a range as extensive as Christopher Ward’s, it’s a bit of a shock to see a major gap suddenly swim into focus

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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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Image: Jeremy Cai via @a.second.escapement

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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Super star

We don’t take praise for granted. But we have to hold our hands up, we missed it when watch blog WatchPro made the C65 Super Compressor its top British watch of 2020. And we couldn’t be more delighted (even if it is six months late)

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Featured watches

42mm   Black   Automatic   Black Red Hybrid Rubber  
41mm   Blue   Automatic   Camel Vintage Oak Leather  
40mm   Black   Automatic   Brushed Steel  
38mm   Black   Automatic   Camel Canvas Webbing  

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
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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.”