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Enfield nine strike a deal with Tindle

THE Enfield Nine have called off their second strike following concessions from management. Following a successful day of negotiations Tindle has agreed to reverse its policy of non-replacement agreeing to a six month moratorium on present staffing levels – guaranteeing … Continue reading

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Early Day Motion

THIS week the NUJ Parliamentary Group received a briefing on our situation and in response yesterday Edmonton MP Andy Love lodged an Early Daily Motion alerting the House of Commons to our plight and calling on Sir Ray Tindle to meet with … Continue reading

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Concluding thoughts of our FoC

It’s been… emotional. Two weeks of strike action, 6,000 leaflets handed out, 48 articles (and counting) written about us, two BBC radio interviews, hundreds of letters in support, countless hours of labour, nine journalists. All because management would not give … Continue reading

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Striking Tindle journalists hold street party outside HQ

The Enfield Nine ended their fortnight’s strike in celebratory mood today outside Tindle headquarters in Farnham. They organised a colourful street party complete with bunting, fairy cakes, cucumber sandwiches and music in a bid to persuade their owner Sir Ray … Continue reading

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Sub James Lowe quotes Churchill

AS the heartfelt messages on this website show and the YouTube clip of Wednesday’s procession through Enfield conveys, there are a lot of people out there who still believe that having a medium to amplify and project the voice of people … 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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A message from reporter Lucy Purdy

TWO months ago, I knelt in front of a cardboard headstone in a graveyard in Enfield, my knees squelching against cold mud and a bitter wind whipping my widow’s veil around my face. I gripped a handkerchief in one hand … Continue reading

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