A YACHT with a fouled propeller was assisted by lifeboat volunteers.

Beaumaris Lifeboat were called just before 7pm on Sunday, August 2 to help the motor yacht, which had two adults aboard.

A rope had fouled their propeller.

A spokesperson from Beaumaris Lifeboat said: "The Beaumaris Atlantic 75 lifeboat Annette Mary Liddington launched at 7.08pm, arriving by the casualty vessel shortly afterwards.

"With the tidal situation it was considered prudent that the vessel to be placed on a mooring rather than anchoring.

"The lifeboat assisted with mooring the boat near gallows point Beaumaris and transferred one adult to the shore leaving one aboard.

"Once this had been achieved the coastguard released the lifeboat to return to station."