UPDATED: Passengers on board the Wightlink ferry between Portsmouth and Fishbourne have been evacuated to the outside deck this evening (Sunday) following the discovery of a fire.
According to those currently on the St Cecilia car ferry, a fire has been located on the main car deck.
UPDATE – It has been confirmed that the fire, which broke out in the bin room, has been fully extinguished.
Passengers have now been allowed to disembark at Fishbourne.
No one has been injured.