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13 September 2010: BECTU, the NUJ and Unite have today announced a further programme of meetings with members to discuss new pension proposals from the BBC.
8 September 2010: The NUJ has condemned the UK government's plans to cut the budget of BBC World Service from next April, as part of the Treasury spending review.
1 September 2010: The joint unions at the BBC have today welcomed the overwhelming backing of their members for the campaign against drastic cuts to staff pensions.
20 August 2010: The industrial action ballot of BBC staff over pay and pensions has closed.
19 August 2010: Thousands of Glaswegians lined the streets of Govan to mark the passing of NUJ member, Jimmy Reid.
6 August 2010: Union reps have handed out more than 10,000 leaflets to staff at BBC workplaces this morning, as the BBC pay and pensions ballot begins.
26 July 2010: The NUJ has condemned BBC senior managers after a multi-million pound pension slush fund for senior BBC executives was exposed this weekend.
21 July 2010: Two Christian trade unionists at the BBC may have won rights for thousands of UK retail and catering workers after a health and safety investigation at Television Centre.
19 July 2010: The BBC will face co-ordinated strike action by five unions unless it ditches its threatened “pensions’ robbery”, the NUJ has warned.
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.