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Former media and culture committee chair and South east MPs ask broadcasting watchdog to check BBC cuts
10 August 2020: Damian Collins, former chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, has sent a letter signed by other MPs, to the broadcasting watchdog over concerns about cuts to regional BBC programming in England.
22 July 2020: More than 60 parliamentarians write to Ofcom as MPs discuss the corporation
3 July 2019: Local radio will become increasing London-centric by new rules which have resulted in 100 job losses and station closures.
27 June 2019: Stations across the nation will lose their local breakfast and drive-time shows and hundreds of journalists, presentes and radio station staff face the sack. Come along to this Federation of Entertainment Unions meeting and join the fight to keep local radio news local.
5 June 2018: Media stereotypes, greater on-screen presence, learning disabilities and Brexit were raised by the union during TUC disabled workers' conference.
3 May 2018: The union's letter to shareholders outlined concerns about the level of redundancies, the company's digital strategy, the gender pay gap and TM's failure to protect journalist sources.
20 July 2017: The BBC must take immediate action to tackle what the union describes as “systemic inequality throughout the organisation”.
31 March 2017: UK trade unions come together to urge Ofcom to block the Sky Fox merger.
30 November 2016: Union calls on Ofcom and government to address the lack of diversity and equality on the Channel 4 board.
1 March 2016: Statement from the union's general secretary in response to the review's recommendations.