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PLAQUE FOR FORGOTTEN BLITZ HERO TO BE UNVEILED IN LEEDS

A plaque is to be unveiled at a historic fire station this Saturday in memory of a Leeds firefighter who lost his life defending the city from air-raid fires during the Second World War. Solomon Belinsky, a Russian-born upholsterer from

Posted in Centenary

WYFBU to celebrate 100 year history

2018 is the centenary year for the Fire Brigades Union and is celebrating by hosting events up and down the country. West Yorkshire will be celebrating in conjunction with the ‘Old Fire Station’, previously Gipton fire station, by jointly hosting

Posted in Centenary, Trade Unions