WIGHTLINK has cancelled several sailings on its Fishbourne to Portsmouth car ferry service today (Monday).

The 12pm and 4pm sailings from Portsmouth, and the 1pm and 3pm sailings from Fishbourne, have all been cancelled.

The company has blamed the cancellations on a mechanical issue.

It said: "All booked customers will travel on the next available sailing.

"We apologise for the changes to your travel plans."

UPDATE 4.36pm: There are also delays on the car Fishbourne to Portsmouth car ferry service of up to one hour, again due to a mechanical issue.

Wightlink said: "We're working hard to reduce this time so please check in on time for your booked sailing. Thank you for your patience and we're sorry for the changes to your travel plans."

There are also delays of 15 to 20 minutes on Red Funnel's car ferry service between East Cowes and Southampton.

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