Showing items tagged with 'strike'
14 February 2018: On Valentines day the NUJ called on members to say why they love quality, ethical journalism and to celebrate the 1985 Real Lives strike.
3 January 2018: Some of the placards were slightly battered, but spirits remained high on the picket line outside the Swindon Advertiser.
2 January 2018: Journalists on the Swindon Advertiser started their two-day strike over poverty pay
2 January 2018: Staff at the Newsquest-owned Swindon Advertiser say they are fed up with being treated with contempt by their management.
1 January 2018: Members have sent messages of solidarity to the strikers in Swindon and written to Newsquest management
21 December 2017: Journalists working for Newsquest in Darlington have voted for industrial action. In Swindon this week NUJ members were told they are being made redundant in meetings lasting less than 10 minutes.
19 December 2017: Journalists at the Swindon Advertiser announce strike action on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 January.
31 October 2016: As the 10-day strike ended, news from the American parent company paved the way for more cuts in the group to make $30m savings.
27 October 2016: It's day nine on the picket line and the strike is going fine.
25 October 2016: NUJ general secretary Michelle Stanistreet and NUJ president Tim Dawson visit the picket line.