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10 March 2017: NUJ renews call for the setting up of expert news advisory group in Wales after it emerged that more than £300,000 had been paid to Newsquest.
7 March 2017: Just two months after more than halving the workforce at the south Wales centre, 14 jobs will go as Newsquest closes it down.
1 December 2016: Newsquest has turned Scroogequest at Christmas by announcing redundancies in Newport.
18 August 2016: The union has serious concerns about Newsquest’s production policy as it plans to cut 20 jobs in its Newport and Weymouth hubs.
13 June 2016: After a lengthy battle, the union has achieved statutory trade union recognition at the South Wales Argus in Newport.
9 November 2015: The publisher is to move eight posts on its titles in south London to its production centres in Weymouth and Newport.
10 February 2015: Newsquest is charging students for the chance of having their work published in one of its titles.
26 June 2014: Tim Dawson, NUJ vice-president, describes a morning on the picket line with Newsquest strikers in Blackburn and an fternoon speaking at the Revival of Local Journalism Conference in Salford
18 June 2014: NUJ members at newspapers in the North West and London will be taking action on Wednesday 25 June.
21 May 2014: The NUJ has notified Newsquest of co-ordinated ballots for strike action in response to redundancy threats, pay freezes and plans to transfer staff and work away from local communities. The ballots will start next week and will cover five NUJ Newsquest chapels.