The Courtmac lifeboat towed the yacht to shore.

THE Courtmacsherry Lifeboat was called to attend a yacht that got into trouble off of Seven Heads on Saturday.

A fire broke out on the 35ft vessel and the two crew on board called for assistance.

The Lifeboat Frederick Storey Cockburn answered the distress call and arrived on the scene at around 7pm.

The yacht was towed back to Courtmac and no injuries were reported.