An RNLI lifeboat was launched after a fishing boat broke down.

Vessel towed back after losing power off North-east coast


Five men were rescued after their fishing boat broke down off the North-east coast. The fishermen called for assistance when their vessel lost power or hydraulics three miles south east of Peterhead last night. RNLI Peterhead Lifeboat was launched to recover the boat at 9.50pm. The lifeboat towed the fishing boat and crew back to Peterhead harbour.