Exmouth RNLI volunteers to host Mikron theatre production
On 2 July at 2pm, Exmouth lifeboat station will be transformed into a theatre for the production of ‘In at the Deep End’, a performance by Mikron Theatre company to raise money for the charity that saves lives at sea.
The travelling theatre group have chosen Exmouth lifeboat station as one of eight operational venues within the Institution. The production is described on their website:
'With mavellous maritime music and fathoms of fun, join Mikron as they dive into two hundred years of saving lives at sea!'
Tickets for 'In at the Deep End' - An RNLI story are available to purchase directly from www.mikron.org.uk or by phone: 01484 843701 and tickets can be collected from the station on the day. See the website for more information. 50% of ticket sales goes directly to the charity that saves lives at sea.
A mini-documentary filmed at Scarborough lifeboat station, which has a similar set-up, can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frgyaGrffQ8
Notes to Editors
More details on our charity’s Respect the Water campaign can be found here: www.respectthewater.com.
PR220617 ‘In at the Deep End’ poster
For more information please telephone Emma Tarling, Exmouth RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on 07837 810082 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.