LONDON (EX): One Direction has no plans to split up and are writing new music. The ‘Story of My Life’ hitmakers - who released their latest album ‘Midnight Memories’ late last year - have already started work on their fourth record and Liam Payne has insisted they won’t be breaking up for a very long time. Speaking to The Sun newspaper, he said: ‘’We have been writing away for the next album and rehearsals are just about to start soon for the tour. We’re not splitting up. ‘’We’re on messaging each other all the time talking about songs.