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Llandudno RNLI crew help highlight Tinnitus Awareness Week

Lifeboats News Release

Llandudno RNLI's volunteer lifeboat crew took a break from their weekly training session to help publicise the British Tinnitus Association's 'Tinnitus Awareness Week'.

Llandudno RNLI volunteers in front of their all-weather lifeboat Andy Pearce to raise awareness for Tinnitus Awareness Week

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Llandudno RNLI volunteers in front of their all-weather lifeboat Andy Pearce to raise awareness for Tinnitus Awareness Week

One of the station's RNLI crew colleagues suffers from the affliction and as a result the lifeboat volunteers are only too aware of the distress the condition can cause to those affected and to their families.

As a result they were pleased to help raise awareness of the condition by assembling for the attached picture in front of their all-weather lifeboat Andy Pearce.

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Please credit the picture to RNLI.

For more information please contact Alan Sharp, Llandudno Lifeboat Press Officer, on 01492 543315.

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