'Love Your Lifeboat' at Scarborough RNLI

Lifeboats News Release

A fundraising event with a Valentine theme will be hosted by Scarborough RNLI on Saturday 16 February.

Love Your Lifeboat poster

RNLI

Love Your Lifeboat

Love Your Lifeboat will be held in the lifeboat house from 10am-4pm.

It will feature various stalls, RNLI mascot Stormy Stan, VIP tours of the station and lifeboats, a tombola with about 100 prizes and children’s games.

Cake and hot and cold drinks will be served.

A one-minute film promoting the event can be found here: www.facebook.com/ScarboroughLifeboatStation/videos/1286866171452603

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For more information please contact Dave Barry, RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer on: 07890 322992. Or email: david_barry@rnli.org.uk

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