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5 May 2016: NUJ representatives leaflet shareholders at AGM and call for company to commit to fair pay and quality journalism.
26 April 2016: The campaign will be taken to the heart of local communities as a new report revealed a huge lack of plurality and a democratic deficit in the local press.
20 April 2016: Strike action at Alpha Newspapers' titles in Northern Ireland scheduled to begin tomorrow has been called off.
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.
15 April 2016: Delegate Meeting votes for a campaign to ensure all members get paid at least the national living wage after
15 April 2016: Staff on the Northern Ireland local paper group are to go on strike for three days.
15 April 2016: NUJ parliamentary group chair speaks to DM conference.
8 April 2016: The union is urging the company to change its current approach and instead engage in meaningful consultation with the NUJ.
31 March 2016: With almost a third of journalists being paid just the Living Wage on Alpha Newspapers, staff have voted for strike action.
22 March 2016: Members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action at the Derry Journal, News Letter and Morton Newspapers.