Investigations will continue today, into a fire which sent plumes of thick black smoke across East Cowes. The fire started at a building site. No one was injured. Two people were arrested on suspicion of arson.
Thick black plumes of smoke can be seen for miles at East Cowes after a fire broke out on a building site. The fire's now under control and no one is injured. Two people have been arrested on suspicion of arson.
A number of car ferry sailings between Southampton and East Cowes have been cancelled today and for the next two days due to repair work on one of the vessels. Red Funnel's Osprey will be out of action while maintenance work takes place.
Work to fix a problem in Red Osprey's propeller gearbox is expected to take four days. During this time the following sailings will be cancelled:
From Southampton: 8am, 11am, 2pm and 5pm
From East Cowes: 9.30am, 12.30pm, 3.30pm and 6.30pm.