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Journalists to ballot at Johnston Press

Issue No. 2194

Journalists at Johnston Press Group in Scarborough and Sheffield are to vote on strike action.

Industrial unrest is spreading across the group’s newspapers over management efforts to impose a new production system, threatening jobs and the quality of journalism.

Their colleagues at the Johnston-owned Blackpool Gazette and Herald are taking industrial action and working to rule.

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Tue 23 Mar 2010, 19:30 GMT
Issue No. 2194
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