£1,000 for Sidmouth Lifeboat!

PUBLISHED: 16:46 05 October 2009 | UPDATED: 10:34 18 June 2010

FLAG Day generosity from Sidmouth residents visitors has bagged the town s lifeboat service more than £1,000- which could be a record.

FLAG Day generosity from Sidmouth residents visitors has bagged the town's lifeboat service more than £1,000- which could be a record.

The event, on July 19, saw the town's crew set up a special station in the town, parking the lifeboat and trailer in the Square.

Sidmouth Lifeboat trustee Freddy Wedderburn said: " We raised £1,015, I'm not sure if that's not a record. Thanks to the community and visitors for giving us that support.


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