The RNLI saves lives at sea and on the River Thames. We have Lifeguards on more than 220 beaches during the summer. We operate a flood rescue service. If you would like to have fun with likeminded people and help raise funds for this wonderful charity or would like a talk for your group or school, please get in touch.
We are the fundraising branch of the RNLI operating in the Leatherhead, Bookham, Fetcham and Effingham area.
We are currently looking for new volunteer committee members
Our Hon Branch Secretary will be moving away so we are looking for a new Hon Branch Secretary to take over from him.
We are also looking for volunteers to manage events, to look after our branch web-site, to be a Box Secretary for Bookham Village and to jin our fundraising team.
We put on a number of social and fundraising events each year - see Events on the menu above and come and support us at these events in 2017:
Come and join the fun at our Barn Dance & Fish Supper at the Manor Farm Tithe Barn on 14 October 2017.
Come and visit out stall at the Leatherhead Lions Donkey Derby at Polesden Lacey on Sunday 3 September
Come and support the RNLI and Fetcham Village at the Fetcham Village Christmas Fair on Saturday 18 November.
Other events are:
We raise awareness of the RNLI and what it does by giving talks to local groups. If you would like a talk for your group, please contact us.
Our specially trained volunteers visit local schools and youth groups to talk about water safety alongide relevant curriculum activities. If you would like a talk, please contact us.
You can buy RNLI souvenirs throughout the year. In the run up to Christmas (from September onwards) we have plenty of the very popular RNLI Christmas Cards, calendars and diaries, as well as a selection of small gifts.
Do come and meet us at Village Days in Bookham, Fetcham and Effingham and at the Christmas Fairs in Bookham, Fetcham and the Leatherhead Theatre.
For further information visit our branch website at http://www.rnli-leatherhead.org.uk or the national website at http://www.rnli.org.uk or contact our Branch Secretary David Richmond-Coggan as shown below.
The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea
A charity registered in England and Wales (209603) and Scotland (SCO37736).
Charity number CHY 2678 in the Republic of Ireland.