Wednesday, 17th January 2018
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"May we take this opportunity to wish you and yours a very happy new year and express our gratitude to all our volunteers, the media and to the public for your outstanding help, enthusiasm and support in 2017" said Hon Fundraising Chairman Kevin O’Morchoe. "As we leave the old year behind us, we spare a thought for those who have lost loved ones either at sea, or in their endeavours to rescue others" he added.

The fundraising committee work hard to supplement the often heroic and dangerous work carried out by the volunteer crews from all walks of life who give up their time and comfort to carry out rescues and train for them, in difficult and often dangerous conditions in all kinds of weather to save life at sea 24-7-365.

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