Firefighters tackle blaze at Portsmouth Naval yard

Ten fire engines were called to a blaze that broke out at Portsmouth Naval yard last night after the return of HMS Illustrious.

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10 fire engines tackle fire at Portsmouth dockyard

One of two aerial platforms tackling the flames last night Credit: Hampshire Fire & Rescue

10 fire engines and two aerial ladders were used to tackle a fire at Portsmouth dockyard late last night. The fire was in the roof and the first floor of a two-storey building.

Crews managed to bring the flames under control Credit: Hampshire Fire & Rescue

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