Walton and Frinton RNLI supporters raise a laugh for station funds
Walton and Frinton Lifeboat Fundraising Guild recently held a successful Comedy Night to boost funds.
Walton and Frinton Lifeboat Fundraising Guild Chairman Richard Wyatt said: 'What a fantastic night we had. Thank you to Paul Eastwood and the comedians, a huge thank you to Steve and Debbie Byles for the use of their stunning venue.
'To all Rigdon events staff for their bar and barbecue skills. Thank you to our sponsors for helping to make the event possible and finally a huge thank you to everyone that came along to support the event.'
For more information please telephone Miranda Rayner, Walton and Frinton RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on 07799691852 or Miranda_Rayner@rnli.org.uk
Or Dale Steggles, Walton and Frinton RNLI Deputy Press Officer on 07540802302 or Dale_Steggles@rnli.org.uk
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 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.