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Fire service employers delay annual pay offer

FBU Campaign Roadshow Meeting, Ascot Drive Fire Station, Derby
The FBU has said it is disappointed not to have received an official pay offer from fire service national employers, which was due today (1 JULY) The Employers’ Side at the National Joint Council (NJC), which negotiates pay in the fire and rescue service, had said they would consult with local...

FBU condemns "unthinkable" £25m cut to London Fire Brigade

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has vowed to fight "unthinkable" proposals to cut the budget for the London Fire Brigade by £25m over two years, as part of the Mayor of London's £500m saving plans. Sadiq Khan has called on the government to step in and provide financial support after the...

FBU condemns murder of George Floyd

Firefighters take the knee
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has spoken out about the atrocious killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, by white police officers in Minnesota, USA, which sparked anti-racism protests across the world.  The FBU’s Black and Ethnic Minority Members (B&EMM) section said they were “...

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