Category Archives: Equality

Greetings for International Women’s Day!

International Women’s Day takes place on Saturday 8 March, and The UN theme for this year is “Equality for Women is Progress for All”. Between 12 and 14 March, representatives from  the Fire Brigades Union will be taking part in more »

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FBU black and ethnic minority members school, 11-13 October 2013

The FBU’s black and ethnic minority members’ school 2013 takes place on 11-13 October at the Hillscourt Conference Centre, near Birmingham. Members who would like to attend can find out how to do so in the following letter. Please return more »

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Advisor Magazine Summer 2012

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International Women’s Day, Thursday 8 March 2012

Thursday 8 March marks International Women’s Day. This day has been observed since the early 1900′s. With more women in male dominated jobs, an increase in equality in legislative rights and an increase of women’s visibility as role models in more »

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FBU’s National Women’s School 2012 – apply now

Denise Christie, FBU executive council member for women says applications are open for the FBU’s National Women’s School, 30 March – 1 April 2012 at Wortley Hall, near Sheffield. This is an excellent opportunity to meet other FBU women members, more »

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Women Firefighters Lobby MPs – on Wednesday 9 November

Women firefighters are lobbying MPs over the Government’s controversial pension reforms, which they say will hit women harder. Around 20 uniformed women firefighters from across the UK will carry out a targeted lobby of key MPs on Wednesday 9 November.

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