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17 September 2020: Caroline Lucas MP has called for the Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) to be extended beyond October, and for those who have been left out to be included and given backpay.
24 July 2020: 649 freelance workers will now get the support they need
22 July 2020: The legal action marks a significant acceleration in the union’s campaign to secure equal treatment for freelance workers
14 May 2020: The union is seeking meetings with the Chancellor and HMRC to put right gaps in the Covid-19 financial aid packages which freelances are falling through.
12 May 2020: As the government's financial aid package opens (May 13), many freelances have found they are not eligible.
#ForgottenFreelances: as the scheme to support freelances goes live, a third of self-employed journalists could miss out
7 May 2020: The government's Self-employed Income Support Scheme is open for applications from 13 May.
30 April 2020: The NUJ has called for greater financial assistance from governments and employers for freelances as the Scottish government launches a hardship fund.
21 April 2020: The NUJ has launched a #ForgottenFreelances campaign for a fair deal for the many freelances who have fallen between the cracks of the government’s rescue schemes for workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.