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This was the real 'Big Society'

This was the real ‘Big Society’

On 26 March 2011 up to half a million people marched through the capital for a rally in Hyde Park, in the biggest expression of public anger in nearly a decade. NUJ Bristol Branch Vice-Chair Susie Weldon was there.

BBC plans could kill BBC local radio - Bristol Branch Chair speaks out

BBC plans could kill BBC local radio – Bristol Branch Chair speaks out

The NUJ has condemned proposals which could see BBC local radio services being axed as part of a programme of savage spending cuts. Bristol Branch Chair Paul Breeden has spoken out against the cuts on BBC Radio Somerset. It is reported there are plans to produce only breakfast and drive-time shows locally, with all other programming […]