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Issue No. 1672

JOURNALISTS IN the NUJ union at the Observer have voted for a strike over pay. The 34 to 15 strike vote is over Observer journalists being offered a lower pay rise than those at their sister paper the Guardian. Guardian staff have been offered 3.5 percent, while Observer staff are being offered just 2.4 percent.


JOURNALISTS ON the Manchester Evening News are to ballot on action over planned shift changes.


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Sat 13 Nov 1999, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1672
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