Kilkeel RNLI treasurer retires after 25 years service
Mr Stanley Tomkins, treasurer for the Kilkeel RNLI volunteer crew is to retire after 25 years service.
over the past 25 years. We shall miss his steady hand on the financial rudder and wish him well for the future.'
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