First News | Subscribe -

Back to school is expensive, but for only £1 you can try 3 issues of First News.

Subscribe to First News, the fully independent national newspaper for children aged 7-14. First News informs and inspires young people every week while improving reading habits and abilities.

3 issues for £1

Over 10 years of
award-winning news

Over 2.2 million
readers every week

News to get kids

“My kids’ newspaper just arrived, thanks @FirstNewsEditor for such a brilliant way into the world of news” Jeremy Vine, Presenter

Every week in
First News

First News will be delivered to your door every Friday.
Each week you can look forward to:

20 Things To Know And Tell

Big News

Special Reports


Animal News

Science News

Crazy But True



And much more...

Take a look at a past issue

Keep your eyes, ears and hearts open and read lots of books and newspapers, like First News, so that your head is filled with the world

Michael Morpurgo


My grandaughter just loves First News and, when asked how she knew about certain matters, she said: ‘First News of course

Catherine Porter


Your newspaper is brilliant! It’s a non-negotiable part of my classroom and my pupils love it. Lots now buy it with their own pocket money!

Lee Moscato