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12 August 2010: The protest outside Charles Atanaga's bail hearing in London received many messages of support from organisations and individuals who have supported the campaign.
26 May 2010: Protest events in London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester marked the last day of consultation on the controversial BBC strategy review.
27 April 2010: Journalists are mourning union activist, Themon Djaksam, who died suddenly last weekend at the TUC Black Workers’ Conference in Liverpool. He had been in poor health for some time.
26 March 2010: The NUJ's innovative work in learning and training has been recognised with a Union Learning Fund award for a project it helped pioneer to help freelance workers in the media and entertainment industries.
25 March 2010: A new TUC website aims to help young people working as interns to find out their rights – one in three interns are not being paid for their work, despite qualifying for the national minimum wage.
16 March 2010: Trade unions are helping workers and their industries recover from the recession, according to a report published by the TUC.
12 March 2010: NUJ branches across Britain and Ireland are being urged to join their local trade union councils to help campaign for shared aims and win local support for issues affecting journalism and journalists' jobs.
15 February 2010: The NUJ is taking a leading role in the growing campaign to resist the rise of fascism and the BNP in the months before the UK general election.
13 October 2009: NUJ deputy general secretary, Michelle Stanistreet, and treasurer, Anita Halpin, were two of only 10 trade union women invited to this year's Women of the Year lunch.
18 September 2009: Anita Halpin, NUJ treasurer, was awarded a Trades Union Congress (TUC) Gold Badge at the TUC's annual congress in Liverpool.