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19 August 2015: Head of radio Helen Boaden attacks NUJ strikers as messages of support flood in.
12 August 2015: Staff to follow up a silent protest with a 24-hour strike over the corporation's decision to axe one of its two Birmingham-based editor roles and move the Bobby Friction show to London.
26 June 2015: NUJ response to the BBC's plans to increase out-sourcing of radio programme-making to 60 per cent of eligible hours.
16 November 2012: BBC NUJ journalists are being balloted to take industrial action over compulsory job cuts at the Asian Network by December 31 and at BBC Scotland, BBC News and the World Service next year.
6 October 2011: BBC management outlined cuts this morning that risk irreparable damage to what they described as "the best journalism in the world."
3 February 2011: Audience figures for the at-risk Asian Network radio station are rising – the weekly audience for the last quarter of 2010 reached 477,000 – its fourth consecutive quarterly growth.