Solidarity with the firefighters of Barcelona

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You can download a letter from Matt Wrack, FBU general secretary, to the trade union that represents firefighters in Spain paying tribute to their work and their country in the wake of terror attacks...

Firefighters under occupation

Lack of even the most basic firefighting equipment prompted the FBU to contact Palestinian firefighters several years ago. Now a new film traces what happened when one FBU member returned. William Murphy spoke to him. The authorities in Israel had no problem with some FBU members flouting the...

Fifty three American flags were placed on the green lawn in front of Fire Station 5 – one for each victim

Checking Orlando's Pulse

Firefighters in the Florida city of Orlando responded to the worst mass shooting in recent US history. William Murphy reports on how they coped and how they plan to recover. In the early hours of Sunday 12 June, 29-year-old Omar Mateen walked into the gay nightclub Pulse in Orlando, Florida and...

Solidarity with Turkish firefighters

Circular: 2016HOC0335MW

Dear Brother/Sister SOLIDARITY WITH TURKISH FIREFIGHTERS Please find attached for your information, a letter of solidarity which has been sent to Turkish firefighters following the bombings yesterday...

FBU statement on the EU referendum result

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Matt Wrack, general secretary of the Fire Brigades Union, responding to the announcement that the UK has voted to leave the European Union, said: “The Westminster government must respect the outcome...

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