Mirror newspapers to merge

The editors of the Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror have left "with immediate effect" and the papers are moving to a seven-day publishing model, the company announced.

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Trinity Mirror statement on national newspaper changes

Following Trinity Mirror's announcement today that the Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror are to move to a seven day publishing model, a statement has been published on the company's website explaining the decision.

"The decision, approved by the Board, is a further step towards creating one of the most technologically advanced and operationally efficient newsrooms in Europe.

The seven day organisation across the two titles is enabled through the company's multi-million pound investment in the ContentWatch editorial system. The new structure will ensure that our newsroom is fully equipped to achieve the company's multi-media publishing strategy across our newspapers, online, mobile and new e-editions for tablet devices.

Lloyd Embley has been appointed Editor of the Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror with immediate effect.

– Trinity Mirror

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