Fire Brigades Union

Fire Brigades Union

November 04, 2009 05:16 ET

Calling Notice to FBU Press Conference in Advance of Talks Today 11.30am, Wortley Hall, nr Wortley, Sheffield

SOUTH YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND--(Marketwire - Nov. 4, 2009) - The Fire Brigades Union is holding a press conference this morning to outline some of the key issues it will be raising at talks with the fire service today. The new talks open the possibility that this evening's strike could be halted.

The press conference takes place at 11.30am, Wortley Hall, Wortley nr Sheffield.

The union will outline its thinking regarding the use of external assistance and key issues which have arisen in the current dispute.

The talks with the fire authority are scheduled to start at noon, at a neutral venue near Sheffield, a switch from the original venue of Wortley Hall.

Contact Information

  • Regional and local media contacts:
    Ian Murray
    07967 103345
    or
    Sean Starbuck
    07872 837694
    or
    Graham Wilkinson
    07977 931225