Halloween Costumes

Channel Mum Halloween costume survey

Almost half of parents believe costumes aimed at children are too frightening. The survey of over 1,000 mums for parenting site, Channel Mum, found that 1 in 7 are worried that Halloween costumes are becoming more sinister year on year with a third saying costumes no longer have traditional Halloween themes but are instead designed simply to scare people.

Swimming Survey for Speedo

Speedo swimming survey

One-third of UK adults is not confident in water with 1 in 5 afraid to even put their head under the water. The survey, commissioned by Speedo, marks the launch of their Dive In campaign which aims to help improve the swimming skills of 10,000 Britons, by offering free swimming lessons between May and October 2016.