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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.
19 December 2017: Journalists at the Swindon Advertiser announce strike action on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 January.
15 December 2017: Swindon Advertiser reporters say they are the worst paid on a UK daily.
1 December 2017: Staff told jobs will go and current payments will be cut.
21 November 2017: Since taking over the County Press, Newsquest has called for voluntary redundancies.
2 October 2017: The union welcomed the two-year grant of £200,000, but said there should be safeguards on quality and independence and the scheme must provide an opportunity for journalists who have recently been made redundant.