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5 August 2016: The poor performance of Johnston Press and its CEO Ashley Highfield is causing great concern for the NUJ.
3 August 2016: The union is urging Newsquest to address the acute and harmful pressures they have put on the newsroom and NUJ members.
28 July 2016: Staff on titles in Newcastle, North Wales and Merseyside will hold two-hour disruptive mandatory chapel meetings today in protest over the effects of Trinity Mirror's restructuring plans.
1 July 2016: Daily Post members have voted to take action over potential redundancies which put quality journalism at risk and will push those left to "breaking point".
23 June 2016: The National Assembly for Wales has responded to NUJ calls for greater scrutiny of the media by establishing a Culture, Welsh Language and Communications committee.
16 June 2016: The company's restructuring plan is gathering pace as jobs are to be cut at the Newcastle Chronicle & Journal with new digital roles created.
14 June 2016: Trinity Mirror staff North Wales are balloting over plans which include potential redundancies, putting at risk editorial quality.
13 June 2016: After a lengthy battle, the union has achieved statutory trade union recognition at the South Wales Argus in Newport.
10 June 2016: Hywel Williams says quality journalism in Wales has been put at the risk as more jobs go, including the newspaper group's only reporter based at the National Assembly.
7 June 2016: A new round of redundancies has been announced at the Manchester Evening News and Huddersfield Examiner and photographers to go on Archant titles.