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  • Keeping Your Children Safe In The Water

    Keeping Your Children Safe In The Water

    One of, if not the most important aspect of learning to swim is being safe in the water.

    Many of our activities are great fun for the little ones but they are picking up a personal survival or water safety skill without even realising.

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  • Meningitis and Your Baby

    Meningitis and Your Baby

    The signs, symptoms and what to do.

    To coincide with Meningitis Awareness Week (18th - 24th September), the Meningitis Research Foundation have written this guest blog for us.

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  • Drown Proofing Report

    Drown Proofing Report

    The baby swimming industry speaks out

    All the major UK bodies involved in baby swimming have come together to speak out and warn parents about the dangers of ‘survival’ methods being taught to young infants.

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  • Should I give my baby or toddler swimming goggles?

    Should I give my baby or toddler swimming goggles?

    Has your little one asked for some goggles but you don’t know if they’re old enough?

    “I started off going to baby swimming classes, and we both loved it! Suddenly, my baby swimmer has become a little toddler, a little wilful, and seems far less happy to put his face in the water. Should I buy him some goggles?”

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  • Winter Swimming Tips

    Winter Swimming Tips

    Don’t be put off by the cold weather, we still love swimming in the winter, and we hope that you do too!

    Here are some handy tips to keep the trips to the pool fun for all…

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  • Holiday Swimming Tips

    Holiday Swimming Tips

    Find out how to safely enjoy swimming away from our classes - on holiday or just out on a day trip!

    We often get asked about how to safely enjoy swimming away from our classes, especially on holiday and how to help children retain and gain even more confidence during the long summer break. Read on for more details!

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  • Settling your fears about Hyponatremia and Secondary Drowning

    Settling your fears about Hyponatremia and Secondary Drowning

    Do you know what hyponatremia and secondary drowning are? What causes them? Is there a risk when you take your baby swimming?

    As with all scaremongering, there has to be a scientific argument to back it up and quite often there isn’t! This article will settle any fears parents may have about taking their babies swimming.

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