Firefighters in England and Wales are to take part in industrial action over pensions next month, the Fire Brigades Union.
Firefighters will strike between noon and 5pm on May 2; between 2pm and 2am on May 3 and on May 4 between 10am and 3pm.
There will also be a ban on voluntary overtime across England and Wales from 3pm on May 4 until noon on May 9.
In Scotland there will be a ban on voluntary overtime between noon on May 2 and noon on May 9.
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