Firefighters set to strike on eight consecutive days

Following the result of the Fire Brigade Unions (FBU) national ballot for strike action, Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service has received notification that FBU members will take strike action on the following dates:

•  Monday 14th July: 6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm
•  Tuesday 15th July: 6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm
•  Wednesday 16th July: 6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm
•  Thursday 17th July: 6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm
•  Friday 18th July: 6am to 8am and 11pm to 1am
•  Saturday 19th July: 11am to 1pm and 11pm to 1am
•  Sunday 20th July: 5pm to 7pm
•  Monday 21st July: 6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm

During this times, Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service will continue to provide an emergency response service, albeit at a reduced level. It is therefore essential that local communities and businesses take extra care and endeavour to prevent emergencies from occurring.

For information on how to stay safe visit www.warwickshire.gov.uk/fireandrescue