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Firefighters

Issue No. 1680

Firefighters

SUPPORT IS growing for 11 east London firefighters suspended on New Year's Day. The 11 firefighters at Homerton station defended a Fire Brigades Union policy against pre-arranged overtime. Firefighters at Islington, Dowgate and Tottenham stations have backed a call by the London region of the FBU for strikes if disciplinary action is not dropped. Firefighters in the Eastern Command Group of stations, of which Homerton is part, plan a day of action for next Monday. London firefighters and trade unionists near Homerton are also building for a demonstration on Friday 4 February.

  • For speakers at union meetings contact Paul on 07930 538550.
  • Demonstrate, Friday 4 February. Assemble 10.30am, Homerton Fire Station, Homerton High Street, London E9.

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Thu 20 Jan 2000, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1680
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