Lyme Regis RNLI crew donate hamper to food bank

Lifeboats News Release

An anonymous gift of a hamper to the RNLI in Lyme Regis has been donated by the lifeboat crew to the town's food bank.

Hamper hand over - Lyme Regis Lifeboat Operations Manager Nick Marks presents the hamper to food bank manager Chris Tipping.

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Hamper hand over - Lyme Regis Lifeboat Operations Manager Nick Marks presents the hamper to food bank manager Chris Tipping.
The hamper was presented today to the food bank's manager Chris Tipping by the lifeboat station's operations manager Nick Marks.
Mr. Marks said:'Lyme Regis lifeboat is very fortunate to have generous supporters to whom we are always grateful.
'Recently, a couple who did not want to be named handed in a hamper full of festive food at the lifeboat shop.
'While our crew appreciated this gesture they also recognised that there were many people who would benefit from these items and who do not enjoy the level of support that we do.
'We therefore decided to donate the hamper to the food bank, and we thought it appropriate that one deserving charity such as ours should support another very worthwhile enterprise, particularly at Christmas.'

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