NUJ calls for investigation into Islamophobia, racism and hatred in British press

NUJ calls for investigation into Islamophobia, racism and hatred in British press

Union calls out Sun's Trevor Kavanagh over his "Muslim Problem" comments More »

BONG! TUC hits back at Mail’s Big Ben bollocks

BONG! TUC hits back at Mail’s Big Ben bollocks

"Like putting your ear next to a police siren", says health and safety expert More »

Outrage as trade unionist “sacked” from EHRC board

Outrage as trade unionist “sacked” from EHRC board

Sarah Veale says Greening's decision not to reappoint her could be a political move by the Tories to silence working people More »

“We are their teacher, friend and family sometimes” – the teachers supporting refugee children

“We are their teacher, friend and family sometimes” – the teachers supporting refugee children

The NASUWT's Ben Padley visits Bremen with sister union GEW as his union looks to develop a programme to support refugees and asylum seekers in UK schools More »

“I was terrified” – the moment Josh proposed to Scarlett at Tolpuddle

“I was terrified” – the moment Josh proposed to Scarlett at Tolpuddle

Josh pops the question in front of hundreds of festival-goers 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