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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.
23 April 2014: Monday 28 April is Workers’ Memorial Day – and the NUJ’s health and safety committee is asking all chapels to call a minute’s silence to commemorate journalists and media workers who have been killed in the course of their work.
16 April 2014: The NUJ has expressed grave disappointment at the announcement by Landmark Media of major job cuts across the company.
12 April 2014: Conference vows to combat newspaper closures, user-generated copy and the “disastrous” subbing-hubs.
11 April 2014: Three weekly London local papers are to shut, with job losses elsewhere on the capital’s Trinity Mirror titles.
8 April 2014: In the latest sign of retreat from communities, the NUJ strongly condemns the proposals and will campaign to resist attempts to create a reporting hub.
3 April 2014: Plans by Northcliffe to restructure newspaper titles could further weaken a local media already in crisis.