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15 July 2014: NUJ members to take strike action on Wednesday 23 July – coinciding with the opening of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow – in their fight for a decent pay rise.
27 June 2014: A NUJ delegation at the AGM voted against the directors' renumeration, asked why freelances are waiting for their money and won a pledge on talks about investment.
25 June 2014: Huge support for strikers protesting against the transfer of editorial production to Wales, the loss of jobs and closure of newspaper offices.
24 June 2014: The culture, media and sports select commitee hears that despite the scandals and the cuts, the BBC's high reputation is upheld because of the dedication of its staff.
10 June 2014: Cuts to executive pay would save jobs in radio and the rest of the corporation.
10 June 2014: A ballot for action over pay called by members who want an end to excessive executive salaries and a radical reform of the BBC's structures.
21 May 2014: The NUJ has notified Newsquest of co-ordinated ballots for strike action in response to redundancy threats, pay freezes and plans to transfer staff and work away from local communities. The ballots will start next week and will cover five NUJ Newsquest chapels.
7 May 2014: As staff suffer double-figure wage cuts in real terms,the newspaper group has awarded bonuses and big pay-offs to management
1 May 2014: Thirty jobs are to be lost at Newsquest titles in the North West, including the Warrington Guardian, Lancashire Telegraph and Bolton News, as production is moved to Newport, Wales.
1 May 2014: The vital role of journalism in democratic society was stressed by the Chief Justice of Ireland Mrs Justice Susan Denham at an NUJ seminar held in Dublin to mark World Press Freedom Day.