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  • Ever wondered what makes us different to other baby and child swim schools?

    Ever wondered what makes us different to other baby and child swim schools?

    The Puddle Ducks difference - ever wondered what makes us different to other baby and child swim schools – apart from our gorgeous duck 😉?

    Our Technical Director, Ali Beckman has spent the last 2 years redeveloping our Baby & Pre-school programme and here she is to tell you exactly why what we do and the way we do it is truly ground breaking and a first in our industry.

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  • Flying with Children

    Flying with Children

    Great advice for taking your little ones on a plane.

    Our friends at Sainsbury's Bank Money Matters blog have created this lovely animation with hints and tips about flying with your children.

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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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