Showing items tagged with 'cuts'
16 March 2015: To highlight what has become a critical situation in news photography. Almost all the regional newspaper groups have shorn staff photographers down to very small numbers - or even none at all - at most centres. At the end of last year, we saw mass redundancies among staff photographers in JP, Newsquest, and others.
27 February 2015: The union's newspapers and agencies industrial council is holding an event for reps to discuss the challenges in the industry and how chapels and branches can respond
26 February 2015: NUJ reps from newspapers and news agencies will meet in Birmigham in April to dicuss developments in the industry and how the union can respond to them.
5 February 2015: The Formby Times and Crosby Herald will close from the end of March and more photographer jobs to be cut in North West.
19 January 2015: Up to 27 jobs are at risk at the TV listing department of Press Association's Howden centre, Yorkshire.
16 January 2015: Graham Taylor, David Platt and David O'Leary have criticised billionaire newspaper owner Richard Desmond over plans to cut sports staff.
9 January 2015: The Evening Standard is to cut between ten and 20 jobs;mainly senior staff and columnists.
15 December 2014: A chapel has voted to refuse taking on assignments normally given to professional photographers; others expected to follow suit.
10 December 2014: Photographic staff are being targeted at Reuters, Newsquest and The Times as the assault on staff photographers' jobs continues.
2 December 2014: Gareth Thomas MP has backed the NUJ's call for a for a short, sharp inquiry into the future of local newspapers, following the closure of his local paper the Harrow Observer.