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Since 1918 the FBU has been supporting Firefighters

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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Photo of a BA trainer looking worn out
21 Jun

Photo competition 2019

We’re looking for a powerful, intriguing or educational photograph to be hung at the union’s head office demonstrating what working in the modern fire and rescue service is all about....

Latest Blog Posts

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...

Refugee rescue in the Mediterranean photographer Doug Kuntz

Helen Hague  Rescue first, ask questions later

Imagine being holed up on a ship in the Mediterranean with 47 young migrants, many escaping torture, slavery and other forms of abuse...