Thursday, 1 July 2010
The Times they are a charging from tomorrow
The paywall at The Times and the Sunday Times is to go up from tomorrow (July 2) News International announced today.
From tomorrow access to the sites will cost £1 per day, or £2 per week – although in an introductory offer, all customers will be allowed 30 days access for just £1. The iPad edition is charged separately.
Announcing the move in an email to staff, Rebekah Brooks, NI ceo said: “We have been very pleased with the response from readers since the sites were launched in May. They both showcase our award-winning journalism in a very visual way, giving readers exclusive content and interactivity so that they can get even more from the news. We believe that they offer real value and we look forward to continuing to innovate for our readers."