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Victory for victimised union rep Phil Turner

16 June 2015
Also: anger at local newspapers in south London, Birmingham and Coventry

Victory in Rotherham as solidarity saves union rep Phil Turner

10 June 2015
Trade unionists are celebrating today, Wednesday, as NUJ union rep Phil Turner has won his battle against victimisation.

Rotherham marchers stand up for journalists’ union rep Phil Turner

09 June 2015
Hundreds turned out in solidarity with reporter Phil Turner, who local newspaper bosses want to sack, reports Alan Gibson

Rotherham newspaper bosses target leading union militant Phil Turner

02 June 2015
A leading activist in the NUJ journalists’ union at the Rotherham Advertiser in South Yorkshire has been targeted for redundancy.

NUJ union activist sacked at Rotherham Advertiser

28 May 2015
A leading activist in the journalists’ NUJ union has been targeted at the Rotherham Advertiser.

TV unions stop broadcasts

19 May 2015
Workers at ITV struck for 24 hours on Thursday of last week in a fight for fair pay.

Reports round-up

10 March 2015
Day of action for Fast Food Rights | Cardiff march takes on 40 Days for Life | TUC remembers Claudia Jones | ITV workers could ballot over pay | Globe workers want a better pay deal

Reports round-up

24 February 2015
ITV workers move towards strike | Fast Food Rights campaign meeting |Justice Alliance | Barnsley Freedom Riders | protests against Work Capability Assessments

Reports round-up

10 February 2015
Cleaners’ Bafta pay demo for living wage | M25 workers go for weekly walkouts | ITV action could hit election coverage | Brighton bins get set to walk again | Strike ballot at East Sussex waste firm

Journalists debate racism in union meeting

20 January 2015
Aound 25 media workers joined a discussion on Charlie Hebdo and freedom of speech on Monday of this week. The meeting was organised by the National Union of Journalists London Magazine branch.

Reports round-up

09 December 2014
Cash workers strike at Post Offices | Union takes break in biscuit dispute | Police stations staff could down tools | EDF workers’ action over sacked driver | Stop Ukip growing in Portsmouth | TV action set for the new year | Housing protests in Hackney and Haringey

Reports round-up

29 July 2014
Protest for Charlie Reid Centre | Prisoner's protest over jail conditions | Journalist fury at job cuts

Walkout is off at the BBC

22 July 2014
Union leaders have called off a planned strike by BBC workers. The walkout had been set to take place on Wednesday of this week.

Strike is on at Newsquest

24 June 2014
Journalists on Newsquest titles in the North West and London were set to strike on Wednesday of this week.

Journalists want a fight

15 April 2014
The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) conference met last weekend.

Journalists set to strike over pay deal

01 April 2014
Ten workers at London’s Chartered Institute of Environmental Health plan to strike for one hour this Thursday against a 1 percent pay offer. The action follows a one-hour walkout last week by the NUJ union members.

NUJ members at Chartered Institute of Environmental Health vote to strike

18 March 2014
NUJ union members at the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) have voted unanimously to strike in response to a 1 percent pay offer. Staff pay at the charity has fallen by 15 percent in real terms since 2009.

Journalists are out to save their jobs

18 February 2014
Journalists working on Newsquest titles in Darlington, Bradford and York struck over job cuts on Tuesday of this week.

More strike votes at Newsquest

11 February 2014
More Newsquest journalists have voted for strikes against job cuts. NUJ union members in Bradford voted by 80 percent for strikes and those in York by 83 percent.

Journalists vote for strikes to save jobs

04 February 2014
Journalists on Newsquest titles in Darlington have voted to strike against job losses.

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