A lifeboat crew has been launched after reports of a small yacht in difficulty off Carnoustie this afternoon.
A spokesman said the crew were called out shortly after 2.30pm.
He said the Alma, was having was having trouble with her masts approximately four miles offshore at Fairway Buoy off Carnoustie.
“We understand there is one crewman on board and he has not been injured.
“The boat is currently being towed by the lifeboat into a mooring at the Royal Tay Yacht Club.”