2020 VOTE RESULTS  VOTING PAPERS WERE DISTRIBUTED TO MEMBERS, WITH VOTING RIGHTS WITH FIRE COVER 230, NOVEMBER 2020. (1) ACCEPTANCE OF THE MINUTES OF THE 2019-2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  Note: this vote was only sent to members, with voting rights, who attended the 2019-2020 Annual General Meeting FOR: 8 AGAINST: 4 SPOILT VOTES: 0 THE…

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FIRE COVER 231 Fire Cover 231 has arrived with the Distribution Manager and should be with members shortly. This edition will carry membership renewal forms where appropriate. We hope you enjoy Fire Cover 231, the last edition of the 2020 – 2021 Society year. Keep safe! The Editorial Team. The Fire Brigade Society’s Publication Unit.                                                                          …

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2020 MEMBERSHIP VOTE   Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, it is not possible to have the usual form of count for the recent ballots, circulated with ‘Fire Cover’ No 230, where there is public access for members to witness the operation. Mary McCormick, an Associate member, will carry out the physical count of the…

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FRSLINKS4U….FOUR – Christmas 2020 We trust you continue to be well and safe? As stated in FRSLINKS4U….ONE, the FBS Publications Unit will be regularly posting on this web site links to fire related videos for you to enjoy during ‘lockdown’ recovery’ and ‘the new normal’. Simply paste the link into your search engine to access…

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The latest Members Information is a PDF file linked to by clicking the link below, and contains the following: 2019-2020 Annual Accounts & Report Review of 202-2021 Operational Plan 2021-2022 Proposed Operational Plan Document Link

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VISITING FIRE STATIONS & COVID Firstly, can we thank members, particularly those that participate in visits, for their forbearance during these unusual times. We understand the frustration of not being able to take forward the extensive visit programme that we had lined up for this year and, indeed, feel it ourselves. Most of the events…

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FIRE COVER 230  Fire Cover 230 is being distributed and should be with members shortly. This is a ‘bumper’ Fire Cover with four extra pages and contains an ‘eclectic mix’ of feature articles and news. We hope our readership finds something of interest in this edition. Members are asked to note the contents of the…

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FIRE COVER – UPDATE NOVEMBER 2020 We trust you are well and safe? The Editorial Team are continuing in accordance with their 2020-2021 Operational Plan agreed by the membership vote. We are currently working on the November 2020 edition of Fire Cover, No 230. Our printers are following the UK Governments ‘Lockdown 2’ advice, which…

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The FBS Executive Supervisory Board have made the decision to cancel the 2020-21 AGM. For full details see the link below. FC229 – AGM Notice  

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FIRE COVER 229   Fire Cover 229 is in production, at our printers, and will be with the Distribution Manager shortly for mail out.   This edition contains an ‘eclectic mix’ of feature articles and news.   We hope our readership finds something of interest in this edition.   The Editorial Team.

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