Living by the coast allows many opportunities to grab the kids, the dog, or possibly both and head on down to the beach to enjoy a bit of downtime. With sand between the toes, the smell of sunscreen in the air and the clear blue ocean lapping at the shores, beach days are what dreams are made of.
But you do need to take care at the beach, especially when going into the water. By taking a couple of things into consideration you can enjoy that beach trip and keep the whole family safe whilst you do it.
So here are our top 5 tips to keep you beach safe, and to help you get the most out of your beach time.