Firefighters are treating a blaze on Eastbourne seafront this evening (Tuesday) as deliberate.
Crews were called to a boat ‘well alight’ on Prince William Parade at around 5.30pm, said a spokesperson for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (ESFRS).
Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet to put out the flames.
The spokesperson said, “At the moment we are treating this as a deliberate fire.”
Police have been informed.