A mum from Cornwall has told ITV News how swimming lessons helped to save her daughter's life. Tollana Shearn-Reeves was only two when she fell into a pond - but already she knew how to stay afloat.
The importance of teaching children to swim is being highlighted as part of Drowning Prevention Week, as Kathy Wardle reports.
Mum of toddler who nearly drowned says all kids should learn to swim
400 people die from drowning every year and it's now the third highest cause of accidental death in children.