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All Members Circular - Industrial Action: Pensions in the Fire Service

Dear Brother/Sister,

 

INDUSTRIAL ACTION: PENSIONS IN THE FIRE SERVICE

Call for Industrial Action

Members have been informed of the result of the ballot for industrial action consisting of a strike.

As the person authorised to make the call for industrial action, I now confirm that this discontinuous strike action will commence and terminate at the times and on the dates specified below:

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Temporary National Officer - Bro Tam McFarlane

Circular to all FBU Members from General Secretary Matt Wrack

Temporary National Officer

FBU Conference 2017 agreed the emergency resolution titled: Structures of our union to address challenges & workload.  This included a decision to put in place a Temporary National Officer while further reviews are undertaken regarding the longer-term structures of our union, including at Head Office.

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Tam McFarlane Re-Elected to Office

Circular to all FBU Members in South West from General Secretary Matt Wrack:

Dear Brother/Sister,

ELECTION OF EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER SOUTH WEST REGION (REGION 12)

I am pleased to inform you that at the closing date for receipt of nominations in the election for 

Executive Council Member South West Region (Region 12), Bro. Tam McFarlane has been re-elected to office.

Best wishes.

Yours fraternally,

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Firefighters 100: a century of the Fire Brigades Union

CIRCULAR TO ALL FBU MEMBERS FROM GENERAL SECRETARY MATT WRACK

Firefighters 100: a century of the Fire Brigades Union

2018 marks the centenary year of our union. Originally called the Firemen’s Trade Union (FTU), the formation of the organisation was complicated but the first rule book records the foundation date as 1 October 1918.

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Pay and Conditions: NJC discussions continue

CIRCULAR TO ALL FBU MEMBERS FROM GENERAL SECRETARY MATT WRACK

Pay and conditions: National Joint Council (NJC) discussions continue  

You will recall that in relation to pay for 2017/18, a 1% increase to NJC pay rates has currently been applied. In line with the policy decisions of the union, talks with the national employers on the scope of the work of the fire and rescue service have continued. These continue to attempt to address pay, including pay for 2017/18.

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Lessons have not been learnt!

New bulletin from South West FBU!

Fighting Cuts - Demanding Fair Pay - Training Reps - Supporting 999 Fire Control - Winning Campaigns - Slamming 'Unprofessional' Bosses

Read the new bulletin highlighting some of the key work we have been doing for Firefighters and 999 Fire Control Staff in the South West. 

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