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Supporters welcome to Llandudno RNLI Open Day

Lifeboats News Release

Llandudno RNLI’s annual RNLI Open Day will take place on Sunday August 20 at Llandudno Lifeboat Station between 11am and 4pm.

Llandudno Shannon class lifeboat

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Llandudno all-weather lifeboat
The event, which is free of charge, is hosted by the volunteers of Llandudno RNLI Lifeboat. They will be on hand during the day to talk to members of the public about their lifesaving work and to show them the lifeboats up close.

Later in the afternoon between 2pm and 3pm there will be a launch and full demonstration by both the Shannon and D Class lifeboats to show the impressive capabilities of the charity's lifesaving vessels on the water.

Lifeboat Press Officer Jonathan Coe is looking forward to the event: ‘we are very pleased to once again welcome our supporters to our annual event. It is a great opportunity for the public to gain an invaluable insight into our operational life by meeting crew and volunteers as well as talking to members of HM Coastguard Team.’

A pop-up RNLI shop will be available on the day for some lifeboat souvenirs and there will also be a bric a brac stall, a raffle, activities organised by crew members, refreshments and last but not least a chance to meet Stormy Stan!

For further updates see Llandudno RNLI on social media. https://www.facebook.com/RNLILlandudno

For more information, please contact Jonathan Coe, Llandudno Lifeboat Press Officer on 07910 861193. Alternatively contact Eleri Roberts, RNLI Media Officer on 01745 585162 / 07771 9413

Come and meet Llandudno lifeboat crew at the station Open Day

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Llandudno lifeboat crew
Stormy Stan enjoying Llandudno RNLI Open Day

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Stormy Stan enjoying Llandudno RNLI Open Day

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.

Learn more about the RNLI

For more information please visit the RNLI website or Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. News releases, videos and photos are available on the News Centre.

Contacting the RNLI - public enquiries

Members of the public may contact the RNLI on 0300 300 9990 (UK) or 1800 991802 (Ireland) or by email.