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First News is the award-winning weekly newspaper for young people (aged 7-14). Produced in a traditional, full colour, tabloid newspaper format, First News opens children's minds to the issues of today, informing, entertaining and stimulating them to take an active interest in the world around them.

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Since its launch in 2006, First News has become the widest read children's weekly publication with over 1 million readers each week.

Nowhere else can you find all the important stories in an easy and digestible format, in a voice aimed at inquisitive children - the very children who in turn will grow up to be the country's great communicators.

Additionally, we're proud to announce the launch of a brand-new series, First News Hotseat. This will see some of the country's most powerful men and women questioned by children about the issues that affect us all.


First News is the perfect gift for your child this Christmas! Nowhere else can you find the latest news and current affairs specifically written for children.

Improve your child's literacy levels this Christmas and choose from one of the following gift options:

26 Issues for just £29.99 + a free limited edition 'Life On Mars' issue

52 Issues for just £58.99 + a free limited edition 'Life On Mars' issue

With a First News Christmas Gift Subscription you're lucky recipient will receive a limited edition 'Life On Mars' issue! This will be sent to the donor on Monday 15th December so should arrive with in time to wrap it up and put under the tree.

*All christmas gift subscriptions will start with the January issue.


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*Your 3 issues will be followed by Direct Debit payments of £28.99 every 6 months. You can cancel at any time during a 14 day cooling off period. UK offer only.