News release

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The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea

Date: 02/02/2010

Rye Harbour 003 2010

 

Film night cancelled

The RNLI SOS Day film night 'Savers On Screen', being held at Rye Harbour Village Hall on Friday, 5 February has been cancelled due to illness. This event will be re-scheduled for later in the year.

Steve Tollett, Chairman RNLI Lifeboat Management Group at Rye Harbour, said: ‘It's always disappointing when things are cancelled, but illness is beyond our control. I would like to apologise to all our supporters for any inconvenience caused.’

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