Showing items tagged with 'newsquest'
9 August 2010: The NUJ has accused Newsquest of breaking pensions promises to staff and called on the company to "think again" after management said it planned to close the final-salary pension scheme.
8 June 2010: Journalists employed on Newsquest titles in Stourbridge have delivered a 100% vote for industrial action, in defence of three colleagues.
26 May 2010: Ten journalists in Stourbridge are balloting on industrial action to defend three colleagues Newsquest plans to shift to Worcester, 30 miles away, to another news centre.
25 March 2010: ITN/ITV staff bids have been excluded from the bidding for three government-proposed ITV 'news consortia' to provide local news for Scotland, Wales and the north east of England.
31 July 2009: Freelance NUJ members in Glasgow have unanimously voted to reject proposals by the Herald group of newspapers and websites to cut minimum payment rates and change copyright and licensing terms.
29 May 2009: The NUJ is to seek compensation that could total two million pounds for journalists who were forced to reapply for their own jobs at the Glasgow Herald group.
19 May 2009: Newsquest management is under fire for accepting advertising from a far-right political party.
15 May 2009: Newsquest in Bolton have backed off from imposing compulsory redundancies after NUJ members refused to take part in the selection process.
8 May 2009: Journalists at The Press and Gazette and Herald in York have been forced take legal action to find out how well their employer believes they are performing.
7 May 2009: Journalists in North-West England have condemned a Newsquest plan to create a centralised hub and make 10 staff compulsorily redundant.