12 June 2014
Firefighters walked out across England and Wales today, Thursday, to begin their longest strike yet in a three year dispute with the government.
06 June 2014
Firefighters in England and Wales have announced two further strikes in their long running dispute to defend their pensions.
03 June 2014
Public sector workers are fighting for a strike to hit the Tories hard on 10 July, reports?Raymie Kiernan
20 May 2014
The executive of the firefighters’ FBU union met on 15 May, but decided not to announce any new strike dates.
13 May 2014
Public sector union leaders hint at coordinated action to take on the Tories, reports Sadie Robinson
06 May 2014
Firefighters across England and Wales walked out on strike on Friday, Saturday and Sunday of last week to defend their pensions.
02 May 2014
Firefighters across England and Wales walked out on strike today, Friday, to defend their pensions.
29 April 2014
Firefighters in England and Wales were set to walk out over the bank holiday weekend in a row over Tory attacks on their pensions.
29 April 2014
Coming disputes include firefighters, council workers, hospital staff and teachers, reports Charlie Kimber
25 April 2014
There has been an important shift in the potential for fightback by the working class.
01 April 2014
Firefighters protest in Hull and Barnsley | Fast food rights protests | Merseyrail strike planned
11 February 2014
Hundreds of people rallied in Middlesbrough last weekend against £6 million worth of cuts to Cleveland Fire Brigade.
04 February 2014
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has called a rally against cuts planned by Cleveland Fire Brigade.
09 January 2014
Firefighters, trade unionists, campaigners and residents gathered outside London fire stations this morning, Thursday, to mark their closure.
07 January 2014
After three more solid strikes, FBU firefighers tell Annette Mackin they need to escalate their action
01 January 2014
Firefighters in England and Wales in the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) went on strike last night, New Years Eve, over government attacks on their pensions.
25 December 2013
Firefighters in England and Wales walked out on strike on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, over government attacks on their pensions.
17 December 2013
Firefighters in England and Wales have called strikes during two of the busiest periods of the Christmas holidays.
10 December 2013
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced two further strikes in the row over pensions.
03 December 2013
The police helicopter that crashed, a Eurocopter EC135 Type 2, was the subject of safety checks in July but was not withdrawn from service.