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5 July 2010: The BBC Trust has rejected the proposal to close BBC 6 Music, but it failed to give a reprieve to BBC Asian Network – which still faces closure.
30 June 2010: The NUJ has accused the BBC of a “pensions robbery” and an “unacceptable” pay cut - and warned it could lead to strike action.
14 June 2010: Unions representing BBC staff are fighting to save the corporation's pension schemes.
26 May 2010: Protest events in London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester marked the last day of consultation on the controversial BBC strategy review.
21 April 2010: The music division of publisher Bauer Media has launched a rights grab against freelance writers and photographers at Kerrang!, Mojo and Q magazines.
26 March 2010: The NUJ's innovative work in learning and training has been recognised with a Union Learning Fund award for a project it helped pioneer to help freelance workers in the media and entertainment industries.
26 February 2010: The BBC has proposed to implement a multi-million pound cuts package at the corporation.
5 February 2010: The three shortlisted bidders for a contract to supply editorial content to ITV viewers in Wales have given an undertaking to defend jobs and protect standards.
27 November 2009: NUJ members at Red Bee Media will hold urgent meetings next week after the company said it would force through changes to terms and conditions.
17 November 2009: The NUJ and BECTU have written to the UK government to demand more details about how proposed pilots of local news consortia will work.