Ramsgate Christmas illuminations raise money for the RNLI
Ramsgate RNLI's management committee chairman, Eric Burton, attended a presentations evening on Friday last at the Royal Temple Yacht Club where he was presented with a cheque for £400 from money raised by the Ramsgate Illuminations.
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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.