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28 February 2013: Gannett, the American owner of Newsquest, has announced a bumper pay-out to shareholders as its employees on UK papers face another pay freeze this year.
2 November 2012: Paul Davidson chief executive of the Newsquest newspaper group which owns publications such as the Northern Echo, Glasgow Herald and Oxford Mail received £598,441 in salary last year.
26 January 2012: NUJ members at Newsquest South East Essex plan to take action about pay at the end of January.
15 December 2011: NUJ chapels of Newsquest's titles are reporting a freeze on pay rises from January, with the option of a "review" later in the year.
7 October 2011: Newsquest profits leapt 15 per cent to £82.5 million in 2010, as bosses kept staff pay frozen, cut 800 jobs throughout the country and closed the pension scheme during the year.
18 August 2011: Newsquest has announced plans to axe swathes of jobs in the North West of England.
6 January 2011: Journalists in Southampton are holding a three-day strike against troubled employer Newsquest in a long-running dispute over pay.
21 December 2010: It's certainly been an eventful time for NUJ members throughout Newsquest – where festive cheer has been thin on the ground for some years now.
1 December 2010: NUJ members at Newsquest Darlington have voted strongly in favour of strike action, as the dispute with the company escalates across the UK.
17 November 2010: Journalists at Newsquest's Blackburn centre have unanimously voted to ballot for industrial action.