Skip to main content

Frozen waters

Frozen ponds, rivers and lakes can be very dangerous and are best avoided.

Frozen water safety tips

  • Don’t wander too near the edge, icy or wet conditions could cause you to slip and fall in
  • Don't be tempted to test the thickness of the ice; it's easy to slip from the bank and fall through into the freezing water
  • Make sure you children understand how dangerous it is to play on ice
  • Adults should set a good example by staying off the ice themselves
  • Dog owners should ensure they keep their pets on a lead so they are not at risk of falling in

Our cookie policy

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Our policy.

Back to top