Showing items tagged with 'newsquest'
27 June 2018: The cut from five photographers to just one in Carlisle will come into effect next week, affected staff are being made redundant on Friday 29 June.
21 April 2018: Union to campaign against poverty wages and heavy workloads, particularly in the local newspapers and books sectors.
15 March 2018: The NUJ chapel has dismissed Toby Granville, Newsquest's editorial development director, justification for advertising two newsdesk roles after making the news editor redundant.
14 March 2018: Toby Granville, editorial director for Newsquest, has advertised newsdesk roles, two months after the news editor was made redundant.
#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.
12 February 2018: #useitpayforit: newspaper groups are sacking photographers and asking camera clubs for free images. The NUJ says if its good enough to publish it is good enough to be paid for.
3 January 2018: Some of the placards were slightly battered, but spirits remained high on the picket line outside the Swindon Advertiser.
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.
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.