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A four hour walkout of firefighters will take place next Wednesday. It follows a ballot earlier this month of Fire Brigade Union members. 80% of its members voted to for industrial action.
Firefighters in the region are to go on strike next week in a row over pensions.
Almost 80% of members of the Fire Brigades Union voted for industrial action in a ballot earlier this month. A four hour walkout will take place next Wednesday.
Fire services in the West say it will mean a reduced emergency service, but plans are in place to provide protection.