Red Devils set to drop into Lyme Regis again this summer

PUBLISHED: 12:01 09 February 2018 | UPDATED: 12:01 09 February 2018

The Red Devils will be dropping in to Lyme Regis again this summer. Picture: SUBMITTED

The Red Devils will be dropping in to Lyme Regis again this summer. Picture: SUBMITTED

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British Army’s official parachute display team already confirmed as part of this year’s Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week programme

Organisers a preparing to launch another Lifeboat Week at Lyme Regis - with The Red Devils already booked to take part.

Members of the committee of the Lyme Regis and Charmouth RNLI Guild have drawn up a provisional programme for the week which this year runs from Saturday, July 28, to Friday, August 3.

And already confirmed for a return visit are the Red Devils, the British Army’s official parachute display team.

They will be ‘dropping in’ during the afternoon of Thursday, August 2.

The Guild – the local fundraising branch of the RNLI charity – is holding its annual meeting on Wednesday, April 11 at 7.30pm at Lyme Regis lifeboat station. Guest speaker will be long-serving lifeboat crew member Elliott Herbert who is also a full time Senior Assessor Trainer with the RNLI.

New members of the Guild are welcome to attend the meeting.

RNLI Flag Day this year is on Saturday, June 2 when volunteer collectors will be on duty in Lyme Regis and Charmouth.

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