Local Business Man continues to support North Berwick RNLI.

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Nether Abbey Hotel's Stirling Stewart continues to support North Berwick RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat with a fundraising raffle raising an impressive £1700.

4 lifeboat crew holding Stirling Stewart handing over a cheque for £1700

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Stirling handing over a cheque for £1700

Nether Abbey Hotel's Stirling Stewart continues to support North Berwick RNLI Volunteer Lifeboat with a fundraising raffle raising an impressive £1700.

As part of the Nether Abbey Hotel Annual Beer and Gin Festival, owner Stirling Stewart organised a fundraising raffle for North Berwick RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution). Members of the crew and fundraisers attended the event, sold raffle tickets and engaged with attendees raising the profile of the local lifeboat and it’s important role in the town.

RNLI Local Press officer and Helm Rhona Meikle said “Stirling uses produce from the local fisherman, has a boat of his own and is a resident of North Berwick so he really appreciates what the volunteers do for North Berwick Lifeboat. His continued support and fundraising is so much appreciated. Thank You “

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