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14 October 2015: The newspaper group's accounts show it made £60 million, pre-tax, while saving £5m by sacking 228 staff and paying many below a living wage.
8 October 2015: After a summer of sackings, NUJ members working for Newsquest reacted with complete disbelief when the company was given an Investors in People award.
1 October 2015: The company is to cut the pictures department from three photographers to one picture editor and use readers' pictures and freelance contributions.
28 September 2015: More photographer jobs to go on the Southern Daily Echo as part of newspaper group's policy to “move away from images provided by staff photographers”.
22 September 2015: Newsquest journalists are the least happy of those working for major regional newspaper publishers, a Press Gazette survey has found.
17 September 2015: Union condemns latest cuts announcement to impact on Southampton and Basingstoke sites as well as the Reading Chronicle, Slough Observer and Bracknell News.
15 September 2015: A sustainable future for media groups relies on a commitment to quality journalism not a crude number of website clicks.
14 September 2015: NUJ delegates speak to motions on surveillance, BBC and local news.
3 September 2015: Nine jobs could go, leaving titles in York, Darlington and Bradford with one photographer role each.
26 August 2015: Journalists on the Herald, Evening Times and Sunday Herald have voted to ballot for industrial action following Newsquest's announcement it is to cut editorial jobs by 20 per cent on the Herald & Times group.