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12 March 2009: Bectu and the NUJ have accused the BBC and ITV of bad faith after they said a memorandum of understanding has been reached which would allow the BBC to share its regional news facilities with ITV.
5 March 2009: ITV's latest round of cutbacks will reduce the provision of local news in England and Wales still further, the NUJ has warned.
26 February 2009: Journalists from the BBC’s South Asian services have been picketing their iconic Bush House headquarters in London through the night.
26 January 2009: The leaders of the two biggest unions representing broadcast workers have condemned the BBC and Sky TV's decision not to broadcast a charity appeal for humanitarian aid to Gaza.
17 December 2008: NUJ and BECTU Members struck a seasonal note when they staged a lunch time protest at UTV Television this afternoon in protest at redundancy plans by the company.
11 December 2008: Workers at UTV Television have rejected management's attempt to force staff to apply for their own jobs as part of a ruthless cost-cutting programme.
20 November 2008: A Northern Ireland Assembly committee has strongly backed NUJ calls for the preservation of jobs and the protection of editorial standards at UTV.
10 November 2008: The leaders of all the main political parties in Northern Ireland have united to urge independent broadcaster UTV to halt proposed jobs cuts at the company.