RNLI volunteer celebrates centenary

One of the RNLI's oldest fundraisers, and president of the Redcar Lifeboat Ladies Guild, celebrates her centenary today. Vera Robinson MBE began raising funds for the Redcar RNLI in 1930.

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RNLI veteran Vera celebrates 100th birthday

Vera cuts her cake at special party to mark her 100th birthday Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Vera Robinson MBE is one of the RNLI’s oldest fundraisers, and today she is celebrating her centenary.

Vera began raising funds for the Redcar RNLI in 1930.

She is now president of the Redcar Lifeboat Ladies Guild.

Her one hundredth birthday party was hosted by the Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland.

RNLI veteran turns 100

Vera Robinson has been working with the RNLI since the '30s Credit: RNLI

One of the RNLI's oldest fundraisers, and president of the Redcar Lifeboat Ladies Guild, celebrates her centenary today.

Vera Robinson MBE began raising funds for the Redcar RNLI in 1930.

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