Showing items tagged with 'redundancies'
16 January 2009: NUJ members in Cumbria have called off plans for industrial action after persuading management not to press ahead with a threatened compulsory redundancy.
16 January 2009: Over 100 people attended a public meeting in Glasgow last night, showing massive support for the fight to save The Herald group of newspapers.
8 January 2009: NUJ members at Thomson Reuters have rejected the company's 2009/10 pay offer and are urging it to drop its attempts to impose a draconian performance-pay regime on staff.
24 December 2008: Six Merseyside MPs have tabled a parliamentary motion calling on Trinity Mirror to stop the haemorrhaging of jobs from its offices in Liverpool.
24 December 2008: Journalists in Cumbria are to vote on whether to take action on job cuts which they fear will add to the long hours already worked by staff.
23 December 2008: Johnston Press have announced today that they plan to slash eight more editorial jobs across their southern division.
17 December 2008: NUJ and BECTU Members struck a seasonal note when they staged a lunch time protest at UTV Television this afternoon in protest at redundancy plans by the company.
16 December 2008: Journalists in County Durham have voted 92 per cent in favour of industrial action against job cuts and a pay freeze – with 80 per cent backing strike action.
11 December 2008: Workers at UTV Television have rejected management's attempt to force staff to apply for their own jobs as part of a ruthless cost-cutting programme.
11 December 2008: NUJ reps from across the news media in Scotland are meeting today to discuss how best to coordinate a campaign against cutbacks across the industry.