Firefighters strike over pensions dispute

Firefighters across Wales are joining their colleagues in England and Scotland in a strike over a pensions dispute with the government.

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Welsh firefighters walk out in pensions dispute

Firefighters in Wales walked out at midday in a five-hour strike.

Firefighters in Cardiff this morning Credit: Tom Sheldrick/ITV News

Along with colleagues in England, they are in a long-running dispute over pensions. The UK Government says it has met union leaders on many occasions and there is 'ongoing communication' to find a solution.

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