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10 October 2018: Newsquest Cumbria journalists have been forced to meet out of their office to discuss the company's decision to freeze their pay; in eight out of the past 12 years, they have not had a rise.
12 September 2018: Further staff cuts have been announced in Wiltshire and Oxford
12 September 2018: Proportionate to existing staffing levels, the latest Stourbridge proposals represents a huge cut, staff reporters were culled just over a year ago, and the Worcester-based group editor was made redundant in December last year
10 August 2018: Plans to axe a third of Newsquest’s sports department in Bradford has been announced the day after the company revealed it had benefited from a $13.2m windfall.
26 July 2018: Management at Newsquest’s Northern Echo, which faces the loss of eight further posts, had already been warned by staff that the situation in editorial was at crisis point.
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.