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Thursday, 22 March 2012

999 plc

It was reported yesterday that from June London Fire Brigade will outsource its emergency call handling service to Capita in a 10 year contract awarded by the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority – this unprecedented move is likely to be emulated other fire services and police forces squeezed by austerity measures: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/4b37c0f6-71c6-11e1-8497-00144feab49a.html