local news matters
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29 June 2017: Grenfell Tower's horrific fire is a matter of public interest. The public has a right to know and there is no justification for discussions behind closed doors, the union says.
7 June 2017: Grant money returned to the Welsh Government from Newsquest, after it shut its subbing hub in Newport, should be used to aid local newspapers, says the NUJ.
10 May 2017: After closing its subbing hub in Newport, Newsquest is stopping production in Weymouth ending what the NUJ has called a monumentally-mistaken policy.
9 May 2017: The union said local newspapers must take care to label bought wraparound features from politcial parties clearly as advertisements.
4 May 2017: At the company's agm, the NUJ challenged the board about the company's failure to protect a journalist's source.
24 April 2017: Newspapers and websites which publish the most free copy and pictures will win cash prizes.
10 April 2017: Summary of the union's campaign week of action in spring 2017.
6 April 2017: Cuts are proposed for the office producing the Stourbridge News, Halesowen News, Dudley News, Kidderminster Shuttle, Bromsgrove Advertiser and Redditch Advertiser and jobs could go on Worcester titles.
5 April 2017: The Sunday Independent, founded in 1808, which covered south west England, is to close with the loss of 20 jobs.
31 March 2017: Suzanne Geldard provides an insight to her work on the job covering local football as part of the union's local news matters week.