Collection Boxes

Skegness lifeboat station's collection box secretary April Grunnill BEM maintains and empties around 180 collection boxes in Skegness and the surrounding area, helping to raise thousands of pounds every year.

A modern RNLI collecting box on a bar.

April is always pleased to hear about new locations willing to take a collection box to support the RNLI. Boxes can be supplied to shops, pubs, restaurants, bars, hotels, B&Bs - in fact anywhere where customers may be willing and able to donate a bit of loose change to help save lives at sea.

If you can help, please contact the lifeboat station on 01754 763011 or email with your name, location and a contact number, and April will be in touch.

An old metal RNLI lifeboat collecting box.

Full box?

If you already have a box and it needs emptying or replacing please check for a label with a contact number on the back or underside of the box, or contact the station on 01754 763011 or email

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