Showing items tagged with 'furlough'
14 May 2020: Midland News Association proposes to cut more than 20 per cent of entire workforce
14 May 2020: The union is seeking meetings with the Chancellor and HMRC to put right gaps in the Covid-19 financial aid packages which freelances are falling through.
12 May 2020: As the government's financial aid package opens (May 13), many freelances have found they are not eligible.
Two-thirds of media workers have suffered financially because of the pandemic; and fear worse to come
11 May 2020: As many as 66 per cent of UK media workers have suffered financially because of the pandemic and lockdown, with freelances feeling unsupported by the government’s financial aid package.
6 April 2020: Company plans to put a fifth of its workforce on furlough and cut pay by 10 per cent for remaining staff
3 April 2020: The company has announced it will furlough around 65 of its journalists and cut pay