RSSArchive for March, 2011

Missing Bath student James Bubear

Support grows for missing student James Bubear

Bristol NUJ is assisting the student-led march for 19-year-old missing Bath Spa University student James Bubear, taking place in Bath on 26 March at 3 p.m. With more than 15,000 followers on Facebook and Twitter, student organisers Anna-Marie Young and Siegfried are expecting hundreds of people, including James’s family from Wales, to walk a route which retraces his last steps, taken on 13 March 2011.

How the Treasury refused to tell

How the Treasury refused to tell

Chris, who writes regular updates for the financial media, wanted the exact figures. So he called the Treasury for verification….and they refused point blank to give them. Their reason? They wanted to be ‘transparent’.

Event: 'Innovation Academy' of local journalism skills in Bristol, Friday 1 April 2011

Event: ‘Innovation Academy’ of local journalism skills in Bristol, Friday 1 April 2011

Event announcement: Innovation Academy, 21st Century Local News, Friday 1 April 2011.

Calling all NUJ Bristol Branch members - meeting Thursday 24 March

Calling all NUJ Bristol Branch members – meeting Thursday 24 March

Calling all Bristol NUJ members for branch meeting.

Who has the right to join the NUJ?

Who has the right to join the NUJ?

It’s Delegate Meeting time next month – the conference at which union members debate policy for the next 18 months. Several of us are going as Bristol Branch delegates, and we’d like to hear your views.