Tourists turned away from HMS Warrior

ONE of Portsmouth's premier attractions has been forced to close today due to '˜unforeseen circumstances'.

Friday, 21st July 2017, 1:51 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 11:54 am
HMS Warrior

HMS Warrior has been sealed off to visitors at the city’s historic dockyard.

A tweet by the maritime destination confirmed the news.

The dockyard said: ‘Unfortunately @HMSWarrior1860 will be closed today due to unforeseen circumstances. We aim to resolve the matter as soon as possible.’

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HMS Warrior was the first ironclad battleship.

She was launched in 1860 and was the most powerful warship of her day.