April 2009

Shouts, updates or news items from this month are shown below in descending date order.

FLORA LONDON MARATHON

Well done to Andrea McGrattan and Jonathan Lyttle our Coastguard colleagues who completed the London Marathon on Sunday 26th May in aid of the RNLI. Jonathan said it was a fantastic experience and the RNLI gave them great support, before, during and after the event.

RAFT FOR SALE!!!


FOR SALE

(FUNDS TO PORTRUSH LIFEBOAT STATION)

2007 BUILT 6 PERSON RAFT


This Raft has taken part in the past 2 Raft races and has been a successful finisher ( OK...at the back...not the rafts fault)

Consists of 6 large sealed barrels, wooden frame


The raft is currently in Portrush and viewing is by appointment only


Pleae contact Michael on 07714282910 for appointment

RNLI FUNDRAISING ART SALE

As part of Raft Race weekend longmountaingallery.com will be holding a sale of Irish Art in Portrush Town Hall on Fri 22nd May from 5pm-9pm and Saturday 23rd from 11am-4pm to raise funds for the RNLI.

The sale will include varied and interesting pieces of work from such artists as- Marie Carroll; James McKendry: Edith McClelland; Rooney; Sam McLarnon; McNaughton; Derek McAfee, Sam Dolman; Suzanne Mortimer; David Howes; Shipley Ramalho

The vast majority of the art on sale is by very accomplished and accredited artists form North Antrim so as well as supporting the RNLI you will also be supporting local talent.

This was a very popular event last year and raised over £900 for Portrush Lifeboat Station
This is a buy and take event, so no need to return to collect your purchase at the end of the sale.
There will also be a piece of art being raffled with all of the proceeds going to the RNLI.
For more information please call Alistair on 07737065577