KPM-Marine to redesign “Rotary Service” interior for new role

The Thames Class Lifeboat Trust (TCLT) is pleased to announce the close partnership with KPM-Marine to refurbish “Rotary Service”, a former RNLI Lifeboat built in Lowestoft. Thames Class Lifeboat Trust (TCLT), a charity who provides recreational, leisure and education opportunities for disadvantaged 12-25 year olds is announcing a close partnership… Read more“KPM-Marine to redesign “Rotary Service” interior for new role”

Great news – Charity Status

As of 09:23 this morning, The Thames class lifeboat is officially registered as a Charity our Charity Number is 1160783. Thankfully this opens many doors for us now and we hope to be able to secure Sponsorship, Grants and Donations with Gift aid from this point on.


Welcome to the website of 50-001 “Rotary Service”, Currently a pilot vessel in Castletownbere, Ireland as “Treffry” It is our intention to purchase and restore the vessel in Lowestoft, Suffolk where she was built in 1973