Lady Rose's silver honour

The second highest RNLI honour, a silver medal, was presented to Lady Rose Crossman, president of the Berwick Ladies' Guild of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, 25 years ago.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 29 April, 2016, 09:27
lady Rose's Silver Medal in April 1991

Lady Rose was president from 1974 and in the 17 years up to that point the Guild raised more than £67,000 towards buying and maintaining lifeboats.

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She is pictured being presented with the award by Brian Stevenson, regional organiser for the North East and Guild members.