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David Wibberley  The Peterloo massacre - 200 years on

This year marks the 200th anniversary of a key event for democracy and the trade union movement in Britain – one that was brushed...

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...