Monday, September 24, 2007
What have the Romans ever done for us?
As well as the controversy over the Drogheda Independent the union's National Executive discussed some other key issues for photographers.
It endorsed the union's support for Marc Vallee who is suing the Met over injuries he sustained covering the Sack parliament demo, it heard about the 5.43% pay rise the union had negotiated for staff photographers at The Irish Times and it backed plans to investigate the possibility of a wider claim against the police over use of the Terrorism Act to target media personnel, especially photographers following recent actions at an arms fair.
Credit where credit's due...
pic:(c) Jess Hurd