Latest strike by firefighters in London comes to an end

The latest strike by firefighters in London is drawing to a close. Members of the Fire Brigades Union walked out for four hours from 10am - the fourth stoppage in recent weeks.

Firefighters at Euston Fire station Credit: PA Wire

The union fears firemen and women will lose their jobs if they fail fitness tests as part of changes to the pension age from 55 to 60.

The strike ends at 2pm Credit: PA Wire

FBU General Secretary Matt Wrack said: ""The Government has worsened its proposals which has only hardened attitudes among firefighters. We are determined to dig in for the long haul."