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Firefighters

by James Eaden
Issue No. 1737

Firefighters in Derbyshire are 'withdrawing goodwill' with the Labour-controlled county council over a £1 million cut in the budget. A spokesperson for the firefighters' FBU union told Socialist Worker, 'Last time we went into dispute with the council they hid behind a Tory government. They cannot do that now. Gordon Brown should spend some of his billions on essential services.'


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Sat 3 Mar 2001, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1737
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