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13 September 2010: BECTU, the NUJ and Unite have today announced a further programme of meetings with members to discuss new pension proposals from the BBC.
1 September 2010: The joint unions at the BBC have today welcomed the overwhelming backing of their members for the campaign against drastic cuts to staff pensions.
6 August 2010: Union reps have handed out more than 10,000 leaflets to staff at BBC workplaces this morning, as the BBC pay and pensions ballot begins.
21 July 2010: BBC managers have refused to withdraw plans to impose a 1 per cent cap on pensionable pay, irrespective of future pay rises or promotions. Staff across the BBC will now be balloted for industrial action by the staff unions.
30 June 2010: The NUJ has accused the BBC of a “pensions robbery” and an “unacceptable” pay cut - and warned it could lead to strike action.
14 June 2010: Unions representing BBC staff are fighting to save the corporation's pension schemes.
9 July 2009: Penguin Books in London have announced plans to cut 100 jobs.
19 June 2009: NUJ members at the BBC have voted overwhelmingly to accept an annual pay rise worth £450 to most staff at the corporation.
29 May 2009: The NUJ and sister broadcasting unions at the BBC have released a joint statement with the BBC on the 2009 pay negotiations.
13 May 2009: More than a dozen union activists and officials from around the UK attended Trinity Mirror's annual shareholders' meeting.