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Reports from NUJ launch

Monday night saw the NUJ launch their national campaign to save local newspapers in Enfield. New general secretary of the union Michelle Stanistreet addressed a gathering of residents from Barnet, Enfield, Haringey and parts of south Hertfordshire about the problems … Continue reading

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Enfield Nine launch a campaign with NUJ to save quality local newspapers

A ONE hundred per cent ‘Yes’ vote in favour of strike action was the result of the second ballot at North London & Herts Newspapers, owned by Sir Ray Tindle. The rock-solid declaration – which included the editor joining the … Continue reading

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Week 1 on YouTube

Here are the edited highlights of our first week on strike. The 11 minute movie features singing outside our office in Enfield Town, an interview with deputy general secretary of the NUJ Michelle Stanistreet, the mock-funeral of North London and … Continue reading

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Michelle Stanistreet on the picket line

A few words from Michelle Stanistreet deputy NUJ general secretary from the picket line today, she said: “I’ve come here today to show support for our union members bravely standing up to say ‘enough is enough’ and that the communities … Continue reading

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Soap star Michelle Collins lends her support

Michelle Collins, actress and patron of the Chickenshed theatre company in Southgate: said: “It would be awful if the paper closes down. We need local papers so much to keep our communities together. It’s so important these papers don’t get … Continue reading

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