Bluebell Inn raises £170 for Flint RNLI
The Bluebell Inn presented a cheque to Flint RNLI of £170 for money raised over the Christmas period.
Gary Jones, owner of the Bluebell Inn, Halkyn ran a Santa's grotto and hamper raffle on the 21 December. Gary and all his customers raised a massive £340, which was kindly split between Giddos Gift and Flint RNLI.
Samantha Morton-Roberts, Fundraising Secretary says: 'On behalf to Flint RNLI we cannot thank you enough thank Gary and all the customers enough it is very much appreciated'
Notes to editors
Flint RNLI lifeboat station was established in 1966. To learn more about the lifeboat station go to www.rnli.org.uk/flint
Since 1966 Flint Lifeboat has launched over 700 times, saved 103 lives, and rescued a further 148 people.
Potential lifeboat crew and fundraising volunteers, contact Alan Forrester on 07785593247
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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.