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Firemen demand action to end dispute

Firemen demand action to end dispute

Firefighters will go ahead with industrial action over the crucial bonfire night weekend after talks collapsed between the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) and the London Fire Authority yesterday. The strike, which will take place from 10am on November 5 to 9am on November 7, incorporates Bonfire Night – the fire service’s busiest period. Members embarked [...]

October 28, 2010 | 31 Comments More
Firefighters to strike on Nov 5

Firefighters to strike on Nov 5

It has emerged this evening that thousands of London firefighters will strike on Bonfire Night in a dispute over new contracts, their union has announced. The strike, which will take place from 10am on November 5 to 9am on November 7, incorporates Bonfire Night - the fire service’s busiest period. The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) [...]

October 25, 2010 | 0 Comments More