Government wants to hand PCCs more control
Saturday 24th Oct 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Safety struggle goes on for under-attack firefighters
Thursday 15th Oct 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
FIREFIGHTERS will converge on the Commons today to demand that MPs stand up for the future of the fire and rescue service amid huge concerns about public safety.
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) said the service was facing the worst cuts in its history. Since 2010, the government has...
Wednesday 14th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Union protest to demand axing of entire Bill
Tuesday 13th Oct 2015
by Matt Wrack
Wednesday 16th Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Our News Desk
IT’S TIME to “get out of our offices and onto the streets” to defeat the Tory Trade Union Bill, Fire Brigades Union leader Matt Wrack told a packed Morning Star meeting on Monday night.
Jeremy Corbyn’s inspirational victory in...
Jeremy Corbyn’s inspirational victory in the Labour leadership contest meant...
Industrial action must come alongside legal challenges. By FBU general secretary Matt Wrack
Tuesday 15th Sep 2015
by Our Foreign Desk
THE death toll from a huge explosion at a warehouse in the Chinese port city of Tianjin rose to at least 50 yesterday.
Twelve of the dead were among the 1,000 firefighters sent to tackle the blaze, while 36 more were reported missing.
Friday 14th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in World