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14 February 2019: After having a heart attack and stroke, Eugene Costello, freelance journalist, decided to do a madcap fundraising drive to Timbuktu. Come along and hear his tale. Proceeds will go to the NUJ hardship charity NUJ Extra.
17 January 2019: Gary Younge's books and newspaper columns have made him among the most influential progressive voices of his generation. In the intimate setting of the NUJ's venue space, Younge will discuss the UK's current political traivails, the instincts that have shaped his politics and the forces that have governed his career.
2 October 2018: Eugene Costello and fellow journalist Nick Redmayne will cross the Pyranees, the Sahara and Senegal in thanks for help from the union's hardship fund.
29 September 2016: NUJ Glasgow Branch are throwing an evening of entertainment in aid of NUJ Extra.
16 April 2016: NUJ Extra is the union's charity and every year it helps members who have fallen on hard times by providing one-off grants to help pay for urgent bills or to make adjustments to their home because of a sudden disability.
15 April 2016: Steve Bell, Guardian cartoonist donates the orginal artwork to a NUJ charity event at Delegate Meeting.
22 March 2016: Tributes have been paid to NUJ life member Jack Barry, one of the best known photographers in the regional press in Ireland.
17 April 2014: Chris Morley, NUJ Northern and Midlands organiser is walking the Pennine Way, to raise money for the union's hardship charity
2 February 2012: A stunt by the Irish Mail on Sunday that deceived customers into believing it was the Sunday Tribune, following the paper’s closure, has backfired.