Firefighters in the South are going on strike on Wednesday in a dispute over plans to increase the retirement age to 60. They'll walk out at midday for 4 hours. Andrew Pate spoke to nIgel McCullen of Hampshire Fire Brigade Union and Neil Odin of Hampshire Fire and Rescue.
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