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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.
16 January 2015: Women journalists are under-represented in news and current affairs and, if the gender imbalance isn't improved, the broadcasting regulator must have greater powers to intervene.
30 September 2014: Broadcasting bans and a return to the Snoopers' Charter, set out by the Home Secretary, are anti-democratic and anti-press.