Passenger Catherine Jarvis has been keeping friends and family updated via her tweets. Shis is full of praise for the way the ferry's crew handled the incident.
Got to hand it to #dfds staff, captain and crew....done a terrific job of keeping calm, organised...lots of info as much as possible. Bravo!
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Angela Ball, 81, has grey curly hair and is believed to be wearing a 3/4 length beige coat.
The 28-year-old's activities were first logged by Canadian authorities after he shared images via social media.