Focus is on national schools as part of Water Safety Week

A water safety examiner in Donegal says they’re focusing on national schools as part of their latest awareness campaign.

It’s National Water Safety Awareness Week this week which aims to promote awareness especially among children of the awareness of the dangers of water.

And one of the main messages this year is the importance of learning to swim at an early age.

Seamus O’Neill, Water Safety Examiner in Donegal and council member of Irish Water Safety, says the campaign at a national school level is already underway: