m_DSC_0040The Mayor of Eastbourne, Councillor Mike Thompson, joined RNLI fundraisers and crew to rattle a collection bucket at their display at Eastbourne’s Arndale Centre recently

The management of the Arndale centre had kindly donated a space in the central atrium for fundraisers from Eastbourne lifeboats to set up a static display using their former inshore lifeboat, now in the RNLI relief fleet, to raise much needed funds for the charity. Councillor Thompson joined in with the collection which over the week amounted to over £1600