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fireenginenightresizedThe Fire Brigades Union has this afternoon called off a 5 hour strike planned for tomorrow evening (Saturday).

As previously reported, members of the Fire Brigades Union across the country were set to strike between 18:30 and 23:30 including here on the Isle of Wight.

Pickett lines were planned for Newport and Ryde fire stations.

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The last-minute cancellation comes after progress in talks over pension reforms.

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