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20 February 2009: A commercial broadcaster in the south of England is planning to merge the newsrooms of ten local radio stations.
20 February 2009: Journalists from the Urdu, Hindi and Nepali sections of the BBC World Service are set to strike next week in protest against job losses and plans to offshore editorial work.
28 January 2009: Members of the NUJ's Paris branch are taking part in a general strike in France tomorrow (January 29) to protest against job cuts, pay freezes, and cutbacks in social security.
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.
26 January 2009: About 150 NUJ members from all sectors of the media have vowed to support a co-ordinated campaign against job cuts and pay freezes.
21 January 2009: Communications regulator Ofcom has let down local communities in its rush to appease ITV, the NUJ says.
24 December 2008: Journalists on the BBC World Service are voting in a consultative ballot on plans to outsource some programming to South Asia.
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.
11 December 2008: NUJ reps from across the news media in Scotland are meeting today to discuss how best to coordinate a campaign against cutbacks across the industry.