Ladies Society gives RNLI Margate £2,000

Brian Ellner and Phil Gore from Margate RNLI receive the cheque from Lesley

The Thanet Independent Ladies Society has handed over a cheque for £2,000 towards the funds for Margate RNLI lifeboat station.

The society was founded in 1987 by a group of ladies wishing to help others and, with around 40 members, is dedicated to raising funds for the support of local charities. They have raised over £75,000.

The cheque was handed over to Brian Ellner, honorary treasurer of Margate RNLI fundraising branch and Phil Gore, head launcher Margate lifeboat by Lesley, chairperson of the society.