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24 July 2015: Eight journalists face redundancy on titles including the Swindon Advertiser and Wiltshire Times.
17 July 2015: An amicable solution has been reached between NUJ members and Newsquest South London following lengthy negotiations between the two parties.
16 July 2015: Laura Davison, NUJ national organiser, said:"It's another summer of sackings at Newsquest."
30 June 2015: The 12-day Newsquest London strike has been put on pause to allow negotiations to take place.
25 June 2015: A letter signed by a cross-party group at City Hall was sent to Newsquest management.
25 June 2015: Boris Johnson and Zac Goldsmith have signed an early day motion sponsored by Tania Mathias, Conservative MP for Twickenham, supporting the Newsquest London strikers.
24 June 2015: Newquest strikers win support from London Assembly members and local MPs
23 June 2015: Many hundreds of messages of support are flooding in as Newsquest staff in London and the south east continue their strikes. Support them at @cutsquest and @NUJofficial
22 June 2015: Journalists striking in London and the south east say they are even more resolved as management refuses to negotiation and rows back on agreement to pay London Living Wage. Follow @Cutsquest for all the news.
19 June 2015: Day two started with a puzzling headline on the Comet's front page, then visits to the picket line from local MPs and a message of solidarity from the NUJ's national executive council.