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20 September 2018: The union highlights the challenges facing NUJ members at work and proposes a range of options available to tackle the crisis in the UK media industry
12 September 2018: Further staff cuts have been announced in Wiltshire and Oxford
12 September 2018: Proportionate to existing staffing levels, the latest Stourbridge proposals represents a huge cut, staff reporters were culled just over a year ago, and the Worcester-based group editor was made redundant in December last year
10 August 2018: Plans to axe a third of Newsquest’s sports department in Bradford has been announced the day after the company revealed it had benefited from a $13.2m windfall.
26 July 2018: Management at Newsquest’s Northern Echo, which faces the loss of eight further posts, had already been warned by staff that the situation in editorial was at crisis point.
18 July 2018: Chapel says the paper is already criticised for not having enough local news.
2 July 2018: The NUJ is fighting compulsory redundancies following a merger of journalist roles at the Manchester Evening News and Huddersfield Daily Examiner.
27 June 2018: The cut from five photographers to just one in Carlisle will come into effect next week, affected staff are being made redundant on Friday 29 June.
10 May 2018: NUJ welcomes a report which has called on public funding for news provision,because the commercial model is failing.
3 May 2018: The union's letter to shareholders outlined concerns about the level of redundancies, the company's digital strategy, the gender pay gap and TM's failure to protect journalist sources.