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28 February 2013: Gannett, the American owner of Newsquest, has announced a bumper pay-out to shareholders as its employees on UK papers face another pay freeze this year.
20 December 2012: Journalists in York have reacted with fury after being docked a day's wages for taking industrial action over pay - just hours after they were told they would not lose money.
20 December 2012: Journalists in York have today taken pre-Christmas industrial action over their third pay freeze in four years.
13 December 2012: Members of the NUJ chapel at Newsquest York – which includes The Press and the Gazette and Herald – have notified management they plan to hold a mandatory meeting at 10am on Thursday 20 December.
9 November 2012: As journalists in York ended a week of action, which resulted in them losing a day's pay for attending a ten-minute meeting, other chapels in the Newsquest group are being urged to take action.
8 November 2012: Members of the York chapel of the National Union of Journalists walked out of their office after management docked an entire day's pay for a meeting which lasted ten minutes.
2 November 2012: Paul Davidson chief executive of the Newsquest newspaper group which owns publications such as the Northern Echo, Glasgow Herald and Oxford Mail received £598,441 in salary last year.
25 October 2012: NUJ members working for Newsquest in York and Bradford will take action on Friday 26 October about pay.
19 October 2012: Journalists working for Newsquest in Bradford have given notice to take industrial action and their colleagues in York are taking action.
11 October 2012: Victories for the union as the crisis in the regional press deepened.