Rotherham Advertiser withdraws redundancy threat

We have now heard that the Rotherham Advertiser has withdrawn the threat of redundancy against long-serving union rep Phil Turner.  The move comes after an appeal hearing against the redundancy decision which was held on Tuesday. National Union of Journalists members at the weekly title have voted to hold a 24-hour strike today in protest against the proposed sacking which has now been called off.  Read more….