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Firefighters to demonstrate in Glasgow

As part of the Fire Brigades Union ongoing campaign for an increase in pay to £30,000 for Professional Firefighters and Emergency Fire Control Staff, FBU members from all over the UK will be marching through Glasgow on Monday 22nd July. The March starts at 12.30 from Blythswood Square, Glasgow...

Fire pay talks continue

The Fire Brigades Union national negotiating team today met with representatives of the National Fire Service employers to discuss the Fire Brigades Union’s national pay claim of £30,000 for professional firefighters and emergency fire control staff. Today’s meeting was the third meeting of the...

Fire Brigades Union re-affirms affiliation to Labour Party

Contrary to several reports in the media recently the Fire Brigades Union wish to make clear that our Annual Conference in May 2002 RE-AFFIRMED OUR AFFILIATION TO THE LABOUR PARTY. The Fire Brigades Union has NOT disaffiliated from the Labour Party and has not cut our funding from the Party....

Fire Service pay talks continue

At a meeting between the Fire Brigades Union and the National Fire Service Employers today, 18th June 2002, the Employers indicated that they will be returning to the talks on 9th July, with specific proposals for the pay of Professional firefighters. The full outcome of this meeting has been...

12,000 firefighters demonstrate in Trafalgar Square

12,000 Firefighters and Emergency Fire Control staff from all over the United Kingdom today (11 June 2002), marched through London in support of their claim for more pay. FBU Members are demanding an increase in pay to take the annual wage of a Professional Firefighter to £30,000 per year....

Firefighters march in capital

Thousands of firefighters are set to March through London tomorrow (11 June 2002) in support of their recent pay claim. Firefighters and Emergency Fire Control staff from all over the UK will be assembling at 12.00pm in Malet Street, London WC1, ready to March to Trafalgar Square for a rally in...

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