Two brothers raise over £100.00 for Abersoch RNLI

Lifeboats News Release

The two brothers, Freddie and Harry Kenyon, gave up their free time whilst on holiday to raise much needed funds for the volunteer crew.

RNLI/Enlli Williams

They set up stall at Machroes Beach asking for donations for good-as-new water sports equipment all in aid of Abersoch RNLI.

They arranged to visit the lifeboat station on Thursday evening and volunteer crew member, Enlli Williams, gratefully accepted the generous sum on behalf of the lifeboat station.

 

Notes to editors

· Abersoch Lifeboat Station has been operating for just over 150 years. To learn more about the lifeboat station go to: https://rnli.org/find-my-nearest/lifeboat-stations/abersoch-lifeboat-station

· The current B Class Atlantic 85 Lifeboat the 'Peter & Ann Setten’ launches to a variety of both commercial and leisure craft call-outs.

· Photo credit: RNLI/Abersoch RNLI

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