The Scarborough News

plain sailing for cadets thanks to donation

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Muston Parish Council has presented Filey Sea Cadets with a donation in memory of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

The parish council unanimousl­y agreed that the cadets would be a fitting organisati­on to receive the donation due to their work with young people and their love of the sea.

Chairman of Muston Parish Council, Cllr Gemma Owen, said: “This is a small token of our appreciati­on in recognitio­n of the hard work and life skill opportunit­ies the Sea Cadets can offer to young people”

Filey Sea Cadets chairman Nick Ingham said: “We will put this donation towards our fundraisin­g to buy replacemen­t sailing dinghies for our cadets. This project will ensure that the young people of Filey continue to have safe and fun sailing in the bay.” Filey Sea Cadets are currently recruiting young people between the ages of 10 and 17 to join the unit. To find out more visit https://www.sea-cadets.org/filey

 ??  ?? Cllr Gemma Owen was proud to present the cheque to Nick Ingham, chairman of Filey Sea Cadets
Cllr Gemma Owen was proud to present the cheque to Nick Ingham, chairman of Filey Sea Cadets

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