In the past hour News International, the company that runs the News Of The World has said that sunday’s issue of the News Of The World will be the last one. It has also said that all the funds from this weekends publication will go to charity and good causes.
This comes after a week of revelations about the newspaper’s illegal activity. The News Of The World is said to have hacked into the phones of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler and a parent of one of the Soham murder victims, as well as relatives of military killed in Afghanistan.
Read the full press release from News International here