First News is the award-winning weekly national newspaper for children aged 7 to 14, with over two million readers every week. Experienced First News journalists provide up-to-date, insightful and dynamic articles on a range of subjects from entertainment to politics, sport to science, as well as all of the major news stories from the UK and around the world. The First News print edition is available on subscription and is also available to buy in all major supermarkets and good newsagents.

NEW! The brand-new digital edition of First News brings the newspaper to life, engaging children with dynamic content in an easy to use format. Alongside the absorbing articles from the print edition the digital app will feature interactive puzzles, videos, picture galleries, cool animations and dictionary explanations.

Subscribe today!

Order a First News print and digital subscription today and young people will discover a read, which is interactive, thought-provoking, intelligent - and fun!

  • Special discounts off the in-store price
  • Delivered to your door every week - for free
  • Available to download on your iPad every Friday

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Available on the App Store

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First News is also available on Talking Newspapers and Pressreader

Full annual UK price £93.60
Rest of the world: £145.60

Fans of First News

A few words from some of our 50,000 subscribers...

"I like First News because it has really interesting news, great competitions and cool interviews. I learn so much when I read it. I think that it is the BEST NEWSPAPER IN THE WHOLE WORLD"

Chloe, aged 10

"First News is a dream reading resource for teachers. It provides motivational 'real' reading for all children - supporting the all-important 'Reading for Pleasure' agenda - and the weekly reading activities give targeted support for guided reading."

Katie Leightell, Primary English Advisor

"I'm a big fan of First News. So are my kids more importantly!"

Jeremy Bowen, BBC Correspondent

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