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RNLI Helmsdale Harbour Day The 3rd August 2013,

6th August 2011 is once again 'Lifeboat Day' on the Harbour in Helmsdale,  with the main event being the annual return visit of the Wick lifeboat.

The morning will start of with Morning teas/coffee,at 11a.m. and a light Lunch of varieties of Soup and sandwiches can be had up until 3o'clock.

The Bric-a-Brac, & Book Stall will also be open from 11a.m.At 2p.m the RNLI Honouree Guest for the day will present the cheque to the Coxswain of the Wick Lifeboat and open the  Fresh Produce stalls with Baking, and all the best the sea can offer from Lobsters, Crabs, Smoked Mackerel, Kippers then the river fish, Salmon, and Trout.  Also on sale, there will be some venison, but come early if you want Venison.

There will be lots of entertainment with the Children's Highland Dancing, The Raft Race, 'Throw the Wet Sponge' at a member of the 'Lifeboat Crew' and  watch the new Helmsdale rowing club 'skiff' being rowed up the river, the skiff has been made all by the club themselves.
The Coxswain of the 'Lifeboat would be also delighted to take you around his boat, and explain things to all who would like to come aboard.Finally get your 'Lucky Raffle Tickets' as there are always some excellent prizes e.g.

Malt Whisky, Haunch of Venison, Blended Whisky, Voucher for fish & chips from the local 'La Mirage' & other places,-- this is to name but a few of our many prizes, 
I hope I see you all there.

Thanking you, Margaret  Cairns

RNLI Secretary Fund Raising Team, Helmsdale.
Tel:- 01431821609

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