Ploughman's nets £100 for Sidmouth Lifeboat

PUBLISHED: 14:50 24 October 2011 | UPDATED: 14:50 24 October 2011

Lifeboat trustee Richard Thurlow last week received a cheque from residents’ association leaders Christine Ruffle and John Fowler.

Lifeboat trustee Richard Thurlow last week received a cheque from residents' association leaders Christine Ruffle and John Fowler.

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LYMEBOURNE and Arcot Park Resident's Association has boosted Sidmouth Lifeboat after raising £100 with a ploughman's lunch.

A raffle was held in aid of the cause when around 35 people attended the at the October 13 event.

Lifeboat trustee Richard Thurlow last week received a cheque from residents’ association leaders Christine Ruffle and John Fowler.

Mr Fowler said “It was a great pleasure to be able to raise money for the lifeboat.”

Mr Thurlow added:”This was a great effort from a local organisation and we thank them immensely.

“It’s only through contributions from the community that we are able to maintain and operate the locally funded lifeboat.”

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