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3 August 2009: Trinity Mirror group has been accused of closing weekly titles in the West Midlands while negotiations were in hand to sell them as going concerns.
20 July 2009: NUJ members at Trinity Mirror's Midlands titles have voted massively in favour of industrial action over compulsory job cuts and the closure of papers.
13 July 2009: NUJ members at Trinity Mirror in Birmingham have unanimously passed a motion of no confidence in the company's management of its regional titles.
1 July 2009: Trinity Mirror has announced predicted plans to close nine titles and cut 17 journalists' jobs in the midlands.
24 June 2009: An independent newspaper entrepreneur has offered to save some of the weekly titles facing the axe at the hand of Trinity Mirror in the Midlands.
24 June 2009: Trinity Mirror bosses plan to axe eight weekly titles across the Midlands with an announcement expected in the next few days, according to internal company documents seen by the NUJ.
11 May 2009: The NUJ has launched an alternative awards scheme for the regional media in Britain and Ireland.
8 May 2009: Regional Press Awards winners for 2009 include a photographer from the Yorkshire Post where NUJ members took 13 days of strike action to oppose compulsory cuts in the photography department.
7 May 2009: Journalists in North-West England have condemned a Newsquest plan to create a centralised hub and make 10 staff compulsorily redundant.
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.