Archive for October, 2010

BBC pensions dispute: NUJ members to strike

| October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

SEVENTY per cent of NUJ members at the BBC have rejected its latest pension proposals, in a ballot result which means plans for a series of strikes and other industrial action are going ahead, with the threat of a Christmas walkout on the cards.

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Equal Pay Day, 2nd November: sign up here!

| October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The NUJ is encouraging members to sign the Fawcett Society’s equal pay petition and organise events or workplace activity on Equal Pay Day – this coming Tuesday.

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Northcliffe set to swing jobs axe yet again

| October 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

A new round of redundancies is expected at Bristol News & Media – the second set of job losses this year and the fourth in four years.

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Confessions of Anton Vowl, a (not so) anonymous blogger

| October 28, 2010 | 1 Comment

Anton Vowl was one of the country’s most well-regarded bloggers – but only a few people knew who he really was.
That all changed at the Newsfutures blogging event last weekend, co-organised by Bristol NUJ.

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Weekend blogging event hits the news…

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

….and the blogosphere. Thoughts and reports about last weekend’s events, ‘What’s the Blogging Story?’, when hacks and hackers discussed, debated, and – sometimes – agreed: Roy Greenslade in the Guardian: “It will take some time before there is a unity of thought, and journalistic action, that weds the old with the new, the professionals with the […]

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