A group of us had a fantastic time today being shown round Tynemouth Lifeboat station at North Shields. There were 9 of us altogether as we were joined by three members of Newcastle East WI. Kevin from the RNLI gave us a fascinating tour round the station and told us all kinds of information in an entertaining way.

 

We learned lots of things about the operation of the lifeboat service. For instance, did you know:
  • The difference between a lifejacket and a bouyancy aid is that a lifejacket will ...

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