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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.
11 August 2017: The latest results show Gannett UK made £44.81m profit after tax in 2016.
6 July 2017: Chapel members have implored the shareholders to give the existing management three months to develop a business plan and a long term strategy for the County Press.
7 June 2017: Grant money returned to the Welsh Government from Newsquest, after it shut its subbing hub in Newport, should be used to aid local newspapers, says the NUJ.
10 May 2017: After closing its subbing hub in Newport, Newsquest is stopping production in Weymouth ending what the NUJ has called a monumentally-mistaken policy.