Members of the Blyth Lifeboat Station and Ladies Guild invite supporters to the Open Day to be held on the 16th June 2012, 1pm to 4.30pm at the RNLI Lifeboat Station, North Gate, South Harbour Blyth.

This year the event will be opened at 1pm by Father Quinn of St Wilfred’s Church Blyth.

The RNLI Blyth Station has a history of over 200 years of saving lives at sea. During those years the class of lifeboats has changed from sail and oar, to today’s sate of the art power craft capable of speeds of 25 knots.

Other attractions will include, stalls, boat trips, children’s roundabout, live music, teas and refreshments, and the Summer Draw will be made.

See the RNLI Blyth Lifeboat ‘Alan and Amy’. During the year 2011 The RNLI Blyth lifeboat was launched on service on 29 occasions.