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#useitpayforit: NUJ condemns Newsquest’s scheme which rewards newspapers which don’t pay for photographs
20 February 2018: The regional newspaper publisher, has given cash prizes to centres which have used the most unpaid-for copy and photographs.
16 February 2018: Union reacts to newspaper publishing giant Trinity Mirror announcing a further 49 redundancies.
6 February 2018: The union welcomes the announcement of a review by the government, and the NUJ will fully engage in the process.
2 January 2018: Journalists on the Swindon Advertiser started their two-day strike over poverty pay
2 January 2018: Staff at the Newsquest-owned Swindon Advertiser say they are fed up with being treated with contempt by their management.
1 January 2018: Members have sent messages of solidarity to the strikers in Swindon and written to Newsquest management
21 December 2017: Journalists working for Newsquest in Darlington have voted for industrial action. In Swindon this week NUJ members were told they are being made redundant in meetings lasting less than 10 minutes.
19 December 2017: Journalists at the Swindon Advertiser announce strike action on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 January.
15 December 2017: Swindon Advertiser reporters say they are the worst paid on a UK daily.
1 December 2017: Staff told jobs will go and current payments will be cut.