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Silent March for Grenfell

A Silent Walk in Solidarity with Grenfell is being arranged on 14 June to mark a year since the fire at Grenfell Tower disaster and support the Grenfell community in their fight for justice. We make a lot of requests

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UNION CONDEMNS POLICE COMMISSIONER TAKEOVER OF NORTHAMPTONSHIRE FIRE SERVICE

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has condemned the decision to allow Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Stephen Mold to takeover the county’s fire and rescue service. Announced by the Home Office this week it means the county council fire

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MAYORAL POWERGRAB OF FIRE SERVICE COULD SPELL DISASTER, WARNS UNION

No public mandate exists for the West Midlands Fire Service to be taken over by the Mayor according to the results of a public consultation, the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has said. The consultation saw just 1163 people respond out of a population of 2.8

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North Yorkshire Fire Cuts on BBC Inside Out

We’ve just had heads up about an interesting programme on TV last night, featuring our Brother Steve Howley (Brigade Secretary for North Yorkshire) Steve (who is standing for Yorkshire and Humberside EC member) features heavily on the program talking about

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