The Fire Brigade Union is warning tonight that proposed cuts are the 'most savage ever' and could put public safety at risk.
Today the Devon and Somerset Fire Service revealed that it was facing a 3.4 million pound reduction in its grant from Government this year - with a further reduction of more than 2 million pounds next year. Watch Jacquie Bird's report below.
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