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The station has also recently been presented with a cheque for £550 by the Heron Angling Society in Herne Bay.

Heron Angling Society

Wendy Dinley, angling society secretary said “Heron members raised the funds at a ‘Tea and Cake Musical’ event. We had also collected £30.00 in our Lifeboat box during the year which gave us a total of £580.50. The Heron president Kevin Morris presented the cheque to Diane Lamberton and members of the lifeboat crew and branch at a presentation in the society headquarters in Western Esplanade last week.