'Love Your Lifeboat' at Scarborough RNLI
A fundraising event with a Valentine theme will be hosted by Scarborough RNLI on Saturday 16 February.
Love Your Lifeboat will be held in the lifeboat house from 10am-4pm.
It will feature various stalls, RNLI mascot Stormy Stan, VIP tours of the station and lifeboats, a tombola with about 100 prizes and children’s games.
Cake and hot and cold drinks will be served.
A one-minute film promoting the event can be found here: www.facebook.com/ScarboroughLifeboatStation/videos/1286866171452603
RNLI Media contacts
For more information please contact Dave Barry, RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on: 07890 322992. 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, 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.