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The Fire Brigades Union is the democratic, professional voice of firefighters and other workers within fire and rescue services across the UK.

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Save Surrey Seven Rally - Photo credit: Jess Hurd
1 Oct

Contaminants and the risk to firefighters

The FBU’s research project collaboration with the University of Central Lancashire (UClan), formed the focus of a segment on Inside Out on BBC One on Monday 30 September. A number of...

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FBU photo competition 2019 winner

Alan Slingsby  FBU photo competition 2019

The FBU photo competition this year was the hardest to judge by a long way. A large entry had many images that were striking,...

Tam McFarlane  Remembering Alex Merry

The Fire Brigades Union has learned with deep regret of the passing of Bro  Alex Merry  and we want to acknowledge...