First News Newspaper

Offers in-app purchases

The award-winning, weekly British newspaper written for children and young people (aged 7-14) can now be downloaded as an app! The digital editions are packed with the latest news and fun facts, all specially made for your tablet.

Every issue of the newspaper features interactive, engaging and educational content, including:
•UK and international news
•Sport reports
•Amazing animal stories
•All the latest entertainment news
•Crazy but true facts
•In-depth special reports
•Fun puzzles, great competitions and more…

The details
The app itself is free to download. Non-subscribers can read a sample issue for free, or buy single issues and subscriptions using In-App Purchase. Digital and print + digital subscribers have full access to each week’s edition and all digital back issues. Print subscribers should contact the publisher to add digital access to their subscription. (See contact details below.)

Subscription information

Digital purchase options available:

- £1.49 per issue
£4.99 for a 1 month subscription
£13.99 for a 3 month subscription
£26.99 for a 6 month subscription

Auto-renew subscription notes:

Already a subscriber?

If you are a subscriber to the print edition, you can add digital access to your subscription for a small additional fee. Call +44 (0)844 8267 338 or email Once you have upgraded your subscription to print and digital, you can activate digital access with your Web ID. This can be found on correspondence that you have received from us or can be located above the address on the packaging of your print copy.

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What’s new

Parental Gate

Article read out- when in article view, tap the headphones icon to have it read to you.

Various UI improvements
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Additional information

7 December 2021
Current Version
Requires Android
5.0 and up
Content rating
In-app Products
$1.99 – $89.99 per item
Offered By
First News
58 Southward Bridge Road London SE1 0AS
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