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.

Friday, 29th April 2016, 9:27 am
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.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

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