Showing items tagged with 'johnston press'
8 April 2009: Journalists in Halifax have joined their Johnston Press colleagues in Leeds and East Lancashire in balloting for industrial action over jobs.
7 April 2009: NUJ members at Johnston Press in East Lancashire have opted to take industrial action in their fight against job cuts and company reorganisation.
3 April 2009: Journalists at the Wakefield Express have launched a campaign to keep the historic paper close to its community after owners Johnston Press announced plans to sell its home of 150 years.
2 April 2009: The UK regional press will go into a "spiral of decline" if the government scraps the rules restricting mergers among the big groups, the NUJ warns.
1 April 2009: Striking Yorkshire journalists are touring London media workplaces this week to put the case for defending regional journalism and to drum up solidarity.
18 March 2009: Journalists on Johnston Press's titles in East Lancashire are threatening to strike over proposed job cuts and editorial restructuring.
13 March 2009: The dispute over cutbacks and restructuring at the Derry Journal has been resolved without any compulsory redundancies.
11 March 2009: Yorkshire strikers demonstrated outside a London PR firm's offices as their employer – Johnston Press – announced more big profits.
6 March 2009: Journalists are picketing the Yorkshire Post building in Leeds today after management said they wouldn't be allowed to hold a union meeting on the premises.
2 March 2009: Five NUJ workplace chapels are planning to take industrial action in the next fortnight as journalists step up their campaigning against media cutbacks.