authority leaders are set to make a final pay offer to firefighters in an
effort to end the long-running industrial dispute.
to reports on website Ananova, the Fire Brigades Union said it might be
prepared to end its overtime ban and agree new shift patterns in return for a
significant pay rise.
is believed the union could also agree to recommendations made in the Bain
Review, a document it has labelled ‘irrelevant’.
between the union and employers, held at the conciliation service Acas, ended
pay offer is expected to be tabled tomorrow.