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The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea

Date: 30 June 2013

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Boule Knockout Tournament - 50 prize for the winner

The Volunteers at Rye Harbour Lifeboat Station are organising a Boule Knockout Tournament on Sunday 21 July 2013 at the Inkerman Arms, Rye Harbour.

The £5 entry fee (per person) will give you a chance of winning the £50 prize.  Registration will take place from 1.20pm and the tournament will start at 2pm.

Pauline Blaney, Fundraising Committee Member, said “Come and have a good time, this will be a great afternoon and evenings fun for both the novice and experts alike”.

There will also be a BBQ and raffle.

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