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Journalists vote to strike for jobs

Issue No. 2233

National Union of Journalist members at the Scottish titles The Herald and Evening Times have voted by 79 percent in favour of strikes to defend jobs.

Over a dozen workers have been told that they are going to lose their jobs.

They were set to strike on Thursday and Friday of this week.

Workers at Newsquest in Brighton are also set to strike on the same days as part of their continuing campaign to save the jobs of six sub-editors.

They struck to save jobs in December.


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Tue 4 Jan 2011, 17:30 GMT
Issue No. 2233
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