Manx Fish Producers presentation to Swim Safe
Manx Fish Producers Organisation have presented the RNLI “Swim Safe” scheme with a cheque for £800.
The money raised by fishermen on the Isle of Man is annually presented to local causes. The swim safe team will be on the Island training children in sea safety at Peels Fenella beach from the 8th-12th August bookings can now be made at https://swimsafe.org.uk
The Fishermen’s Mission also received a cheque for £800.
Picture shows the Peel Swim Safe team with (R) Davie Faulkner from the MFPO and (L) Frankie Horne Safety Manger with the RNLI
RNLI media contacts
For more information please Malcolm Kelly, RNLI Lifeboat Press Officer at Peel on 01624 842731 or 07624490251. Alternatively, please contact Danielle Rush, RNLI Media Relations Manager for the West on 01745 585162 or 07786 668829 or the RNLI Public Relations on 01202 336789
Key facts about the RNLI
The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates over 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and, in a normal year, more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.