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13 October 2017: The union welcomed the news that the Chronicle is about to relaunched after it closed in August, with the loss of 49 jobs.
6 October 2017: Joint press statement from the Preston and Blackpool chapels regarding proposed job cuts from six commercially poorly performing weekly titles in the North West.
2 October 2017: The union welcomed the two-year grant of £200,000, but said there should be safeguards on quality and independence and the scheme must provide an opportunity for journalists who have recently been made redundant.
15 September 2017: NUJ chapel reacts with shock and anger at Trinity Mirror’s plans to slash up to 10 jobs at the newspaper.
13 September 2017: Union alarmed by latest cuts announced by Trinity Mirror.
1 September 2017: The dreadful news came as a shock to NUJ members working for the title.
21 August 2017: Union backs London Assembly report calling on the Mayor of London to show real leadership in standing up for local news in the capital.
2 August 2017: As JP posts news of growth and profits, its journalists say the pay freeze should end and staff numbers increased.
31 July 2017: The NUJ Leeds has honoured one of its longest serving members, Pete Lazenby, to mark his 50 years in journalism.
Trinity Mirror staff ask why they are getting a 1 per cent pay deal as company announces a 20 per cent profit
31 July 2017: As shareholders at TM can look forward to a dividend pay-out of 7.1 per cent and the company forecasts a profit of 19.6 per cent, the NUJ is asking why staff have been offered a deal which is essentially a pay cut.