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RNLI Skegness announces Stormys Pubs and Clubs Tour for Summer 2023

Lifeboats News Release

RNLI Skegness is excited to announce the return of Stormy Stan and the crew's popular Pubs & Clubs Tour this summer season.

RNLI/Brad Johnson

RNLI Skegness team at the Richmond Holiday Centre in 2022
Following the success of the 2022 tour raising in excess of £2,500 for the station, the team will be hitting the road again, bringing Stormy Stan to pubs, clubs, and show bars along the coast in Skegness, Ingoldmells, and Chapel St Leonards.

Stormy Stan will be making evening visits to various Pubs & Clubs, including The Club Tropicana, Woody's Bar And Restaurant, Haven Skegness Holiday Park, Big Top Show Bar and Coastfields Holiday Village. The evening events include a Bucket Collection and Photo Opportunities (Date/Venue Depending) with the crew.

In addition to evening appearances, the tour will include several daytime events in collaboration with Blue Anchor Leisure and Haven Skegness Holiday Park. Scheduled events include a Haven Showground Event on June 24th, a Golden Palm Fun Day on July 22nd, and a Woody's Fun Day on July 28th.

Deputy Launching Authority Brad Johnson says, 'We're thrilled to be welcomed back to these fantastic venues over the summer to raise vital funds for our lifeboat station. Our team is dedicated to saving lives at sea, and this tour is a fun way to engage with the community and support our mission.'

Evening visits
  • Saturday 17 June 2023 (Various Venues)
  • Saturday 1 July 2023 (Various Venues)
  • Saturday 29 July 2023 (Various Venues)
  • Saturday 12 August 2023 (Various Venues)
  • Saturday 26 August 2023 (Various Venues)
Day time events

Haven Skegness Holiday Park
  • Saturday 24 June - Haven Showground Event
  • Saturday 12 August - Haven Charity Day
Blue Anchor Leisure
  • Saturday 22 July - Golden Palm, Fun Day
  • Friday 28 July - Woody's, Fun Day
  • Saturday 21 October - Christmas Party
  • Wednesday 25 October - Golden Palm, Pumpkin Patch
  • Saturday 4 November - Golden Palm, End of Season Party
All events may be subject to site/business rules and you may only be able to attend if you have booked a holiday, staying or site or have a ticket for the venues. Dates may change at short notice if Lifeboat Station operational needs require this.

Come and join RNLI Skegness in celebrating our lifesaving work and enjoy a fun-filled summer with Stormy Stan and the team!

To request a visit from Stormy Stan and the volunteer crew during the summer season, please email [email protected].

RNLI/Brad Johnson

RNLI Skegness team at Coastfields Holiday Village in 2022

RNLI/Brad Johnson

RNLI Skegness team with Blue Anchor Leisure Mascot in 2022

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