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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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What’s the Blogging Story?

TWO media events are coming up this October in Bristol, co-organised by Bristol NUJ, on journalism, blogging and technology – and the conflicts and challenges they raise. There’s a fantastic line-up of star speakers, and workshops where you can get to grips with the issues. It’s open to the public, down at the Watershed and […]

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Northcliffe jobs cull boosts profits

Northcliffe, owner of the Bristol Evening Post and Western Daily Press, has dramatically increased profits thanks partly to it latest job cuts.

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Rothermere’s income jumps as workers suffer pay freeze

| December 9, 2009 | 0 Comments

VISCOUNT Rothermere, chairman of the Daily Mail & General Trust, saw his income jump from £705,000 to £1.32 million in the year to October 2009 as Bristol employees suffered a pay freeze.

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