About 20 firefighters tackled a fire on a passenger ferry near Cutty Sark Gardens.

Three fire engines and a fire boat were called to the scene early yesterday afternoon (February 24).

A small section of the ferry's engine room was damaged by fire.

The brigade was called at 12.17pm and the fire was brought under control by 1.10pm.

No one was injured.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.