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SOUNDING THE ALARM -The future of our fire and rescue Service.
20% budget cuts since 2010
5000 frontline fireighters cut
39 stations closed since 2010
equipment and appliances cut
999 response times increased
WE NEED INVESTMENT NOT CUTS
SPEAKERS - Mike Kirby - Unison and Dave Moxham - STUC
Gary Little - COmedian and featuring musical special guests
STARTS 11AM AT 52 ST ENOCH SQUARE, GLASGOW G1 4AA
Scottish Govt Condemned over pensions increase
The Fire Brigades Union Scotland today condemned the Scottish Government decision to increase pension contributions for Scotland’s firefighters. The passing on of the members contribution increases in line with UK Government adds at least 1.3% to the amount firefighters pay towards their pensions