TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

Union speaks banning former PCS AGS is an attempt to undermine the democratic right of free speech More »

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

TUC president Mary Bousted reflects on the life of campaigner Mary Macarthur More »

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

Gregor Gall previews his new biography of the former RMT leader More »

Unions21 – encouraging you to think strategically for the way ahead

Unions21 – encouraging you to think strategically for the way ahead

Simon Sapper looks forward to the organisation's conference later in the month More »

 

Tag Archives: FBU

Over to you, Minister – FBU waits on Mourdant to help resolve pensions dispute

The FBU has written to Fire Minister Penny Mordaunt in a renewed attempt to persuade her to open a dialogue to resolve its long-running pensions dispute. In the letter FBU assistant general secretary Andy Dark writes: “FBU negotiators are available to meet any time including

FBU pours cold water on cuts report

Think-tank Reform says Boris Johnson is not making enough cuts to London fire service

Injured firefighters should be entitled to compensation, says FBU

Union says members risk their lives every day, enduring pain, loss of earnings and permanent damage

Government “sneaks out” firefighters’ pension change

FBU has warned that plans to force firefighters in England to pay more for their pensions could backfire, as younger firefighters opt out of the scheme rather than pay increased rates of up to 13.5%

FBU calls on Boris to abandon plans to close stations after dramatic rescue

A woman owes to her life to firefighters from a station earmarked for closure by London's mayor

Firefighters’ flooding funding clamours for firm footing

Incidents of flooding doubled last year, but without any guaranteed money from government

FBU calls on trade unionists to sign anti-privatisation petition

Union asks for support to save our fire and rescue services

Mega-brigade will not save more lives, says FBU

Merging Avon with Devon and Somerset fire and rescue service is a diversion that will not improve the service to the public, the FBU has warned. The union was responding to yesterday’s surprise announcement by the two fire authority chairs

MPs condemn fire service privatisation plans

Parliamentarians say they want a fire service that puts the public first