RNLI lifeboats stood down from ferry blaze rescue

The RNLI has said it has stood down assistance of a ferry blaze on the North Sea, after saying it would send two lifeboats earlier.


Both RNLI lifeboats have now been stood down from the rescue operation of ferry passengers off Flamborough Head


Two men arrested following North Sea ferry fire

Two men have been arrested following a fire on board a ferry in the North Sea - a 26-year-old man on suspicion of arson and a 28-year-old on suspicion of affray. Four crew members and two passengers were taken to hospital for treatment.