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Flint RNLI gear up for annual dog show and open day

Lifeboats News Release

Flint RNLI Fundraising team are making final preparations for the annual dog show and open day, which takes place at Flint lifeboat station this Sunday 2nd July.

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Jolley's staff, Flint Town Mayor and Deputy Mayor show support for Flint RNLI dog show and open day

Flint RNLI open day will commence at 10am, when the public will have the opportunity to meet RNLI volunteers and view the lifesaving equipment.

The annual RNLI Dog Show commences with registration at 1pm and judging starting at 2pm. The event is for both Pedigree & Novelty classes; entry is £2 per class or any number of classes £5.

This year’s judge is Tracy Brown, along with guest judge Flint Town Mayor Ben Goldsborough and the show coordinator is Stuart Gunther.

Tracey Kerfoot, Flint RNLI Fundraiser said: ‘We would like to express our gratitude to Jolleys Flint for their continued sponsorship of the event. Alongside the dog show there will be various stalls and refreshments available, including hot and cold drinks, as well as afternoon tea, children’s snack boxes and pizza.’

RNLI media contacts

For more information contact Carly McCarthy and Aby Norwood Flint RNLI volunteer press officers, at [email protected] or [email protected].

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.

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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.

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