Penarth shoppers dig deep for RNLI volunteers

Lifeboats News Release

RNLI fundraisers held a street collection in Penarth on Friday and Saturday last week.

In total, just over £1,300 was raised, so a big thank you to all those who donated, and to all those who collected for the RNLI.

If you missed the collection, tickets for our fundraising lunch at Holm House on Thurs 16 June are still available.  For tickets please email

Finally, a reminder that Penarth RNLI’s AGM will take place in Penarth Yacht Club on 12 July at 6:30pm.  All welcome.

RNLI media contact
For more information please telephone Penarth Lifeboat Press Officer Andy Berry on 07951 051128.

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 over 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.