Berwick 2017 RNLI Lifeboat Festival
Come to Berwick lifeboat station on Sunday 20th August 12-4pm for a fun packed family day out
Meet the crew, along with our famous Stormy Stan. There will be stalls, an Artisan Market, along with rescue displays and hopefully the Coastguard Rescue helicopter if it is not operational, entertainment and much more.
Also running is a free bus courtesy of the Chain Bridge Honey Farm running from the Old Elizabethan site, the bus stop behind the Castle Hotel, Golden Square to and from the fete.
Please come and support your local lifeboat station, the charity on call 24/7, 365 days of the year saving lives at sea.
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 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.