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10 August 2020: Reach newspaper group, which has announced 580 company-wide redundancies, has been told its plans are “not in the interests of Wales and Welsh democracy” by a Welsh parliament committee.
Former media and culture committee chair and South east MPs ask broadcasting watchdog to check BBC cuts
10 August 2020: Damian Collins, former chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, has sent a letter signed by other MPs, to the broadcasting watchdog over concerns about cuts to regional BBC programming in England.
15 July 2020: An extra 70 jobs than previously expected will be cut as a result of Covid-19, said the corporation.
7 July 2020: The owner of the Mirror and Express and the largest local newspapers group is cutting its workforce by 12 per cent.
2 July 2020: Michelle Stanistreet said the cuts will have an impact on the BBC’s ability to sustain the breadth and depth of news coverage throughout England which truly reflects the diversity of the nation.
23 June 2020: The corporation has announced that more than 150 jobs are to go In Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
17 June 2020: More than 100 personalities, from journalism, the arts, sciences and politics have written to BBC management in defence of Inside Out and the regional Sunday politics programmes under threat of cuts.
8 June 2020: Regional current affairs show Inside Out and local Sunday Politics programmes look to be victims of proposed BBC cuts.
29 January 2020: NUJ pledges do all it can to defend public service broadcasting and protect members’ jobs from cuts and politically-motivated attacks.
27 June 2019: Stations across the nation will lose their local breakfast and drive-time shows and hundreds of journalists, presentes and radio station staff face the sack. Come along to this Federation of Entertainment Unions meeting and join the fight to keep local radio news local.