Showing items tagged with 'disabled members'
10 June 2013: Former NUJ President Mark Turnbull, who has died aged 50 after a short illness, was one of the north of England's best-known radio personalities and journalists.
9 August 2012: Family, friends and colleagues are mourning the early death of 'Deno' Tofalos, a talented Lancashire photographer.
31 May 2012: Delegates at the TUC's 2012 disabled workers conference warmly supported the NUJ's motion on media ethics.
15 November 2011: Disabled people are being demonised in the press as "work shy" and "scroungers" and as a result are facing hostility from the public and in some cases physical attacks.
31 May 2011: Three members of the NUJ disabled members council were elected to the influential TUC disability committee at the TUC's annual disability conference.
11 April 2011: The importance of fairness from the media in reporting on people claiming disability benefit was stressed by journalists at the NUJ delegate meeting in Southport.