Hartlepool RNLI fundraisers cash boost
Hartlepool Enterprise Branch who fundraise for the Hartlepool RNLI raised £400.00 from a collection day at a town centre supermarket.
'Once again the support from our branch members and the Hartlepool public has been brilliant.'
RNLI Media contacts
For further details please contact Hartlepool RNLI Lifeboat Station press officer Tom Collins on 08796 793557.
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.