Staying safe swimming in water during heatwave

Joe finds out about staying safe in the water

When the weather is as hot as it is now, it can be pretty tempting to go for a dip or a swim. But there are dangers.

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service's Gus O'Rourke gives his advice on how to stay safe while having fun in the water.

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