SLIDESHOW: Larne RNLI celebrates 20 years

Members of Larne Lifeboat Station have paid tribute to the generosity of the local public, which they say makes their lifesaving work possible.

The Olderfleet Road station celebrated 20 years saving lives at sea with an open day, enabling members of the public to catch a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes at their local RNLI station.

Larne RNLI crew members, Barry Kirkpatrick and Philip Ford-Hutchinson. INLT 39-013-PSB

Larne RNLI crew members, Barry Kirkpatrick and Philip Ford-Hutchinson. INLT 39-013-PSB

Over the past two decades, Larne lifeboat has rescued 368 people, launching almost 400 times and saving 31 lives.