Women blazing a trail

Twenty-five female firefighters lost their lives during the Second World War – some of the forgotten heroines of the home front, writes Lynne Wallis Women worked as firefighters long before the Second World War. They were employed by private brigades and others like the one attached to the feminist...

Siren magazine, summer 2016


In this edition of Siren magazine, a publication dedicated to the FBU's women members, we pay tribute to former national women's committee chair Helen Harrison who has retired from the service. We...

Election of national women's committee chair

Circular: 2016HOC0102MW

Dear Brother/Sister ELECTION OF NATIONAL WOMEN’S COMMITTEE CHAIR I wish to advise you, in accordance with the Rules of the Union, that the Executive Council has decided to conduct an election for the...


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