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Colwyn Bay Floral Art Club arrange support for lifeboats

Lifeboats News Release

Alun Pari Huws, Deputy Launching Authority at Llandudno Lifeboat Station was recently invited to give a presentation to Colwyn Bay Floral Art Club on the work of Llandudno Lifeboat Station past and present.

Alan Sharp and Floral Art Club Chairperson Sue Owen handing over a very generous donation of £100 from the club to Alun Pari Huws.

RNLI/Llandudno

Colwyn Bay Floral Art Club arrange support for lifeboats

His talk, which was followed by many questions from members, was well received by over forty people including Alan Sharp and his wife Pat. Alan recently retired as the lifeboat station's long serving Press Officer.

Shown in the photograph are Alan Sharp and Floral Art Club Chairperson Sue Owen handing over a very generous donation of £100 from the club to Alun Pari Huws.


Notes to editors

Attached is a photo of Alan Sharp and Floral Art Club Chairperson Sue Owen presenting a generous donation of £100 from the club to Alun Pari Huws.

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