London Fire Brigade

Thirteenth FBU strike ends

13 June 2014

The thirteenth strike by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has ended.

The FBU staged a 24 hour strike from 9am on Thursday, 12 June until 9am Friday, 13 June. 

Emergency Fire Contingency Crews attended a fire in a maisonette on Malpas Road, Hackney which badly damaged a maisonette but thankfully, there were no injuries.

Other incidents included a kitchen fire on Sewell Road in Abbey Wood and a small fire in a fish and chip shop on Kennington Lane, Kennington.

Further strike action is planned for Saturday, 21 June starting at 1000, for seven hours ending at 1700.