Oscar Kightley is famous for his acting and writing skills. What you might not know about Oscar is that he's scared of the water.
He was frightened off swimming as a 13-year-old and has avoided learning to swim since.
But now Oscar is facing up to his fear, going through what many a school child has already done. Oscar is learning to swim.
Tristram Clayton tagged along to observe the experience.
Watch the video for his full report.