Swimming with your baby

Finley David Muir photographed by Jez Dixon for Water Babies

As well as having fun in the bath, swimming is a great way to create water confident babies, whilst at the same time making new friends and getting some valuable exercise.

For this section we have teamed up with Water Babies, a family run business who provide specialist baby swim classes across the UK.

Here you'll find top tips to help you get your baby ready for swimming and plenty of reasons why swimming with your baby is a great idea - just in case you need any more convincing!