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7 May 2009: The BBC has announced plans to axe up to 90 further jobs in BBC News during talks with the representatives of the NUJ and BECTU.
29 April 2009: Guardian Media Group announced yesterday that it wants to axe 41 out of 74 jobs at Channel M, the company's local TV station.
27 April 2009: A new research report has shown that the crisis facing public service broadcasting could be solved if the government were willing to take bold action.
16 April 2009: The NUJ is calling on the government to think again before rushing through a communications bill allowing for media mergers.
16 April 2009: A nurse struck off the register for her undercover filming of the mistreatment of the elderly at a Brighton hospital should be applauded, not sacked, the NUJ said.
2 April 2009: The NUJ and BECTU have reached an agreement with the BBC in respect of the dispute over jobs at the South Asia service.
31 March 2009: Trade unionists in the south west of England have joined the fight to save journalists’ jobs in the region.
30 March 2009: A cross-party coalition of Greater Manchester politicians and trade unionists has urged the area's 10 councils to support their region's media by placing more public notices and council advertisements in local newspapers.
26 March 2009: The NUJ has hit out at a new Conservative Party policy on local media, saying it will do nothing to solve the problems facing quality journalism in the UK.
25 March 2009: MPs have urged the NUJ to investigate alternative ownership models that would root journalism in local communities and vowed to do all they could to ensure the government heard the union's message.