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redjetwestcowesUPDATED: Disruption is being experienced on Red Funnel’s services between Southampton and both West and East Cowes this evening, with  two sailings having been cancelled.

The 19:15 car ferry service from Southampton to East Cowes is set to be delayed by up to 45 minutes, with delays of 15 minutes currently being experienced on Red Jet sailings leading Southampton at XX:45 and West Cowes at XX:15.

UPDATE: Red Funnel have tweeted to say the 22:15 car ferry sailing from Southampton and the 23:45 from East Cowes have been cancelled tonight.

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The cross-Solent company say this is due to a hydraulic issue on Red Eagle.

No reason has been given for the disruption.

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