Staffordshire is set to be hit by eight consecutive days of strikes by firefighters later this month.
The Fire Brigades Union have announced further strike dates, with their members walking out on parts of the day and evening from Monday July 14 through to Monday July 21.
Peter Dartford, Staffordshire’s Chief Fire Officer, has again called for people to take extra care during the strikes, and ensure their smoke alarms are in working order.
The strike dates are
- Monday July 14: 6am–8am and 5pm–7pm
- Tuesday July 15: 6am–8am and 5pm–7pm
- Wednesday July 16: 6am–8am and 5pm–7pm
- Thursday July 27: 6am–8am and 5pm–7pm
- Friday July 18: 6am–8am and 11pm–1am on Saturday 19 July
- Saturday July 19: 11am–1pm and 11pm–1am on Sunday 20 July
- Sunday July 20: 5pm–7pm
- Monday July 21: 6am–8am and 5pm–7pm