Busy day for the volunteers of Burnham-on-Crouch RNLI
Saturday 24 April proved to be a busy day for the volunteers from Burnham-on-Crouch RNLI when in the morning they attended the funeral of their station chaplain, Cannon Lionel Webber who sadly passed away on 13 April.
Peter Harris, Lifeboat Press Officer, Burnham-on-Crouch RNLI Lifeboat Station (07802) 418298 [email protected]
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