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7 August 2014: The NUJ and sister unions have started to ballot members across the corporation on the same day an employment tribunal found the BBC's former technology chief was unfairly dismissed.
5 August 2014: NUJ members voted for the new offer of £800 for those earning below £50,000 and £650 for those earning above.
30 July 2014: Hiring from outside at the same time as making long-serving staff redundant is beyond stupid, says Michelle Stanistreet, general secretary.
18 July 2014: A strike scheduled for the first day of the Commonwealth Games has been called off, as management returned with a new offer on pay.
17 July 2014: The plan has been cited as yet another example of cronyism under James Harding, the corporation's director of news and current affairs.
16 July 2014: Today (16 July) marks 200 days of imprisonment of Al Jazeera journalists Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed. Join the protest by Tweeting your support.
15 July 2014: NUJ members to take strike action on Wednesday 23 July – coinciding with the opening of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow – in their fight for a decent pay rise.
8 July 2014: It's time for the branch to let our collective hair down and chat and have a few drinks together.
1 July 2014: Former BBC colleagues of Peter Greste have written to the Egyptian Ambassador protesting at the treatment meted out to journalists in Egypt.
26 June 2014: Tim Dawson, NUJ vice-president, describes a morning on the picket line with Newsquest strikers in Blackburn and an fternoon speaking at the Revival of Local Journalism Conference in Salford