Showing items tagged with 'leicester mercury'
25 January 2017: The job ads give applicants a false impression of the benefits on offer.
19 April 2016: Journalists on the Leicester Mercury, winner of last year's regional press awards, have asked to be dropped from this year's awards after two-thirds of photographic team have been made redundant.
8 February 2016: Trinity Mirror is proposing to cut picture staff across the former Local World titles.
29 May 2014: An experienced freelance journalist was asked to cover four days of cricket for a total fee of £150.
27 February 2012: The NUJ chapel at the Leicester Mercury has written to publisher David Simms saying his plan to cut staff by 20 per cent will severely damage one of the Midland's most important newspapers.
15 February 2012: Up to eleven journalists risk redundancy at the Leicester Mercury under plans by the paper's owner to restructure following falls in circulation and advertising revenue.
24 June 2010: The NUJ has released details of the shortlisted entries in the NUJ Regional Press Awards.
18 March 2009: Journalists are calling on the Leicester Mercury to back its own Support our County campaign and cancel plans to transfer jobs to Nottingham.
16 March 2009: Journalists in Derby have called on their local paper to recognise the hypocrisy of its campaign to stop tax office jobs being sent to Nottingham – while transferring its sub-editors to the same place.
23 February 2009: Newspaper owners in Glasgow and the East Midlands plan to get rid of 100 journalists' jobs.