A barn fire has broken out in Brading this afternoon (Tuesday).

*Updated 3 pm

Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue says it was called to Carpenters Road at just before 1.30 pm.

The blaze started next to an outbuilding and measures 2 x 2, according to firefighters.

Two appliances – one from Ryde and one from Shanklin – are in attendance.

*Updated 

The fire has now been put out.

Firefighters say it was a fire in the open, not a barn fire as previously thought.