News release


The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea

Date: 13/11/2009

Rye Harbour 030 2009


RNLI - Coffee Morning: 21 November 2009

Rye Harbour RNLI Lifeboat Station will be holding their Annual Coffee Morning on Saturday 21 November 2009 at Rye Harbour Sailing Club, The Point, Rye Harbour. The doors will open be open between 10am and 2pm. The souvenir shop will also be open for those wanting to get their RNLI charity Christmas cards, 2010 calendar's and also RNLI Gifts.

There will be: a cake stall, refreshments, RNLI Christmas cards, and a tombola. Why not come and have a go on the Christmas cake raffle, and try and win the Christmas cake made by Brenda Goffee. This is a great opportunity for our supporters to come and have a chat and meet the members of the fundraising team and some of the crew.

Notes to editors

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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 230 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and has more than 100 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK. 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 137,000 lives.

A charity registered in England and Wales (209603) and Scotland (SCO37736). Charity number CHY 2678 in the Republic of Ireland