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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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4 Jul

Firefighters in Scotland force new pay offer

Firefighters in Scotland have forced their employer back to the drawing board, after raising serious concerns about their latest pay, terms and conditions offer. The Scottish Fire and...

Manchester firefighters and FBU members lobby HoC 2 July 2019
2 Jul

Manchester firefighters lobby MPs at Westminster

Over thirty Manchester firefighters took their fight to Parliament today to lobby MPs against Mayor Andy Burnham’s proposed cuts to Greater Manchester fire and rescue service. The...

Latest Blog Posts

Jeff Naylor firefighter died in the line of duty in 1983

Shane Ewen  Remembering a quiet hero

Dr Shane Ewen tells Jeff’s story as a reminder of the sacrifices firefighters make to protect their local communities and his...

Firefighters on picket line

Riccardo La Torre  Fight to free our unions

Riccardo La Torre, FBU Eastern regional secretary and Sacha Ismail, Free Our Unions campaign organiser, say that we need strong legal...