We are working in partnership with Stoke City Council, Royal Life Saving Society UK, Staffordshire Police and The Sentinel on a swim safer campaign this summer. Free water safety sessions are available. For more information view the flyer.
The dangers of swimming in canals, rivers and lakes are as follows:
Never drink alcohol while swimming or taking part in any other water-related activity such as boating and waterskiing.
For further advice on water safety please visit the ROSPA website.