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10 December 2009: NUJ members in Dublin have called on RTÉ management to rescind a proposed Drivetime programme sponsorship pact with HSBC Corporate Banking.
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.
22 November 2009: Delegates to the NUJ's annual conference left Southport today after pledging to lead a major push to defend quality journalism in the UK and Ireland.
17 November 2009: The UK government is to consider alternative ways to pay for its proposals on local TV news, following a campign to prevent top-slicing of the BBC license fee.
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.
12 November 2009: Journalists at the BBC World Service News and Current Affairs department are to hold a referendum on cutting the salary of BBC director general, Mark Thompson.
5 November 2009: The NUJ has delivered 1,000 postcards to the UK government protesting against proposals to hand a slice of the TV licence fee to commercial companies.
21 October 2009: The NUJ has criticised the BBC's decision to invite the leader of the far-right British National Party to take part in the flagship Question Time programme.
20 October 2009: An Irish Labour MEP has told the European Parliament that the pending closure of Independent Network News raises fundamental questions about media diversity.
14 October 2009: Journalists from national and regional media organisations gathered in Dublin on Tuesday for a lunchtime rally in support of Independent Network News workers who are threatened with redundancy.