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A dozen jobs to go on the Warrington Guardian as a ballot for action commences in Bolton over Newsquest cuts
6 November 2015: A year after 30 jobs were cut in the North West, Newsquest is cutting a further 12, as NUJ members in Bolton are preparing to ballot for action following earlier proposals to cut a quarter of its editorial workforce.
23 October 2015: A total of 10 jobs are at risk at the Bolton News and other north-west titles.
14 October 2015: The newspaper group's accounts show it made £60 million, pre-tax, while saving £5m by sacking 228 staff and paying many below a living wage.
8 October 2015: After a summer of sackings, NUJ members working for Newsquest reacted with complete disbelief when the company was given an Investors in People award.
1 October 2015: The company is to cut the pictures department from three photographers to one picture editor and use readers' pictures and freelance contributions.
28 September 2015: More photographer jobs to go on the Southern Daily Echo as part of newspaper group's policy to “move away from images provided by staff photographers”.
22 September 2015: Newsquest journalists are the least happy of those working for major regional newspaper publishers, a Press Gazette survey has found.
22 September 2015: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. A SIMILAR EVENT WILL BE HELD IN SPRING AT DELEGATE MEETING.THE RESULTS OF THE SURVEY WILL BE PUBLISHED LATER THIS MONTH.
17 September 2015: Union condemns latest cuts announcement to impact on Southampton and Basingstoke sites as well as the Reading Chronicle, Slough Observer and Bracknell News.
3 September 2015: Nine jobs could go, leaving titles in York, Darlington and Bradford with one photographer role each.