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Spring into action at Bridlington RNLI Spring Fayre

Lifeboats News Release

Volunteers at Bridlington RNLI are ready to welcome dozens of local crafts people at Bridlington Lifeboat Station this April for the Spring Craft Fayre event.

Both Bridlington Boats looking into the boathouse

RNLI/Mike Milner

East Fayre 2023

There will be the opportunity to meet local artisans, support small businesses and help raise money to save lives at sea. 15 local crafters will be in attendance at the Bridlington Lifeboat Station on Saturday 8 April 2023. Doors will be opening at 11am until 3pm, where there will also be tombola, refreshments and water safety information and advice.

‘We love these events’ said Bob Taylor Chair of fundraising, ‘they bring some of the most creative people in the town together, we’ve met some amazing people with fantastic skills, their attendance on the day brings the public to the station so we can reach them with safety information’.

This will be a family event for all ages so welcome so come along, enjoy the day and support local crafts, small businesses and support the local RNLI. Stormy Stan is also going to be in attendance throughout the day.

If you would like to join us as a stall holder, please visit the Lifeboat Station shop on the south beach promenade, our organiser Jo is available every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday to give you booking details. Or call 01262 671936 on the same days. Space available at a cost of £20 per crafter.

RNLI Media contacts

For more information, please contact Mike Milner, RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer: [email protected] or call 07751 054052.

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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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