Monthly Archives: August 2018

Invitation to Women Trade Union Officers Network meeting – 28 Sept 2018

The TUC Yorkshire & Humber’s Equalities Forum will be convening an initial network meeting of Women Trade Union Officials from 10.15 – 12.15, at Dewsbury Town Hall, on 28 September 2018. This year, the TUC celebrates its 150th anniversary and

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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

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WYFBU celebrate Leeds Pride

This Sunday  (5th August) saw Leeds celebrate the LGBT community with the biggest ever PRIDE event in Yorkshire. FBU officials and their families joined in the parade with colleagues from WYFRS in what was a very enjoyable day. Here’s hoping

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CFO and FBU to collaborate on firefighters pay

Following the all members circular sent to members last week regarding pay, Dave Williams (WY Brigade Secretary), spoke to the Chief about some concerns he had about it on Monday and he requested if he could address the Brigade Committee

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Firefighters pay discussions

The Executive Council met following receipt of a letter from the employers setting out a proposal in relation to pay. After discussion, the Executive Council agreed the following statement and recommendation. Pay: Executive Council recommendation The Executive Council notes the

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