Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 12:31 to assist the 7.5m Yacht Blue which had suffered engine failure while off the North Bank Buoy in the Carrick Roads.

The yacht was taken in tow and returned to Falmouth Harbour where it was safely moored alongside the Port Pendennis Marina at 13:05 with the Lifeboat being back at its station at 13:10.

More details to follow shortly.