Cambridge Motor Boat Club donation to Ramsgate RNLI

Lifeboats News Release

On the weekend of 17th-19th. March 2017 40 members of the Cambridge Motor Boat Club, along with 10 members of the Denver Cruising Club visited Ramsgate, staying at the town's Comfort Inn Hotel.

Ramsgate LOM receiving donation from CMBC

RNLI/Sid Fisher

Ramsgate LOM Ray Noble receiving donation from CMBC member Sid Fisher

During Saturday evening a raffle was held raising £200.00. The money was presented to Ray Noble, Ramsgate RNLI's Lifeboat Operations Manager, at the RNLI shop on Sunday morning by Sid Fisher a member of Cambridge Motor Boat Club who organised the weekend on behalf of members and friends. Our thanks to all concerned.

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