A houseboat was destroyed after it caught fire

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to the home alight at Taggs Island.

The single-storey houseboat was destroyed and the external fascias of two neighbouring boats were damaged. There were no reports of any injuries.

The Brigade was called at 5.32pm and the fire was under control by 7.35pm.

The Brigade's fire investigation team believe the cause of the fire was accidental.