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The Water Babies Journey

We take babies from birth – and you’ll be astonished by what they can achieve! They’ll have great fun while all the time building their confidence and independence in the water.

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    Bonding, safety, confidence, strength, co-ordination, learning skills, wellbeing… we’ve loads of great reasons to get splashy!


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When it comes to underwater baby & toddler photography, nobody does it better than us!

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Take a peek at our little swimming stars, and imagine how incredible your own little one could look!
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What People Say

  • Rachel & Betty

    We love Water Babies!  Even though Betty went through the wobbles for a fair few months, we persisted and she's come out the other side loving it even more and super confident!

    Rachel & Betty Devon
  • Joan & Esme

    Taking our daughter Esme swimming at only 10 weeks old was quite daunting, especially because she was born 5 weeks premature. We never regret it! It's the best thing we did and we strongly believe it has helped her development. We will never forget our Water Babies experiences and teachers!

    Joan & Esme South West

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Cloth nappies...using even just one a day makes a difference!
Cloth nappies...using even just one a day makes a difference!

It’s Real Nappy Week, so we’ve asked our friends at Baba+Boo to share their top tips on why you should try reusable cloth nappies - and we’ve also got a fab competition to WIN a bundle of 3 Baba+Boo reusable nappies of your choice! “At Baba+Boo we make reusable cloth nappies that are bang on trend and better for babies’ bums, plus they’re super easy to use – scout’s honour! So stop spending your hard-earned cash and try some beautiful soft cloth nappies… “If thoughts of inconvenience around washing, scrubbing and drying come into your mind, banish them now! We… Read more

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Water Babies splashes into China!
Water Babies splashes into China!

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve now officially opened our doors for business in China! Operating in China under the name of ‘Aqua Babies’, our first purpose-built swimming centre opened in Xi’an on 12th July following a colourful opening ceremony. Paul Thompson, who co-founded Water Babies from his kitchen table in Ilkley, Yorkshire in 2002 said: "This really feels like a historic moment for Water Babies. We pride ourselves on being the most professional baby and toddler swimming company in…

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