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BBC cuts will savage department which exposed Bristol heart babies scandal

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

INSIDE Out West, the weekly current affairs show covering Bristol and the West of England, is the worst affected of the region’s BBC departments threatened in a wave of cutbacks at the corporation.

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NUJ condemns “outrageous” reader poll on which presenter should lose job

| October 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

THE Bristol branch of the National Union of Journalists has condemned as “outrageous” a reader poll by the Bristol Evening Post which asks readers to vote on which of two TV weather presenters should lose their job in BBC cutbacks.

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BBC Bristol Strike News

THE BBC’s flagship news programmes were taken off the air nationwide and in Bristol today as journalists at the region’s biggest broadcasting centre staged a one-day strike.

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Murdoch the cause of BBC Redundancies?

| July 14, 2011

As thousands of journalists are preparing for a 24-hour strike tomorrow (July 15) to fight compulsory redundancies being imposed by BBC management the NUJ have called for re-examination of News Corp’s involvement in the matter. Strike Information Tomorrow sees the first BBC national strike over the issue of compulsory redundancies by management in order to […]

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NUJ suspends Bristol NUJ strike

| November 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

BBC NUJ reps have voted by 51-1 to suspend a strike planned for Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 November, meaning that staff at BBC Bristol will not be taking action.

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