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Fire strike comes to an end in the West Country

A 24 hour national fire strike affecting the West Country has come to an end.

The strike action, which ended at 9am, was because of a row over retirement age and pensions.

Another strike is planned for seven hours on the 21st of June.

The union is unhappy about government changes to firefighters pensions Credit: ITV News West Country


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The region's first Green MEP starts work in Brussels

Molly Scott Cato settles in to her new role in Brussels Credit: ITV News West Country

The region's first Green MEP has begun work in Brussels, following her victory in last week's European Elections.

Molly Scott Cato, an economist from Stroud is hoping to work on the EU's economics and agriculture committees.

The Greens won a seat from the Lib Dems in the south west, and now have three British Euro-MPs, one more than last time.


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