Brigade: 'Strike had no impact on response to flat blaze'

London Fire Brigade has said that investigations into a death following fire in Hornsey last night indicate its response to the blaze was not impacted by last night's firefighter strike.

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Firefighters to strike for second time in two days

Firefighters in England and Wales will strike for the second time in two days as part of their long-running row with the Government over pensions.

Firefighters are to strike again. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Members of the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) will mount picket lines from 6pm to 10pm - with the threat of further action in the new year.It comes just hours after a similar strike ended at 10pm last night.

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