First News

The award-winning, weekly British newspaper written for children and young people (aged 7-14) can now be downloaded as an app from the App Store, Amazon App Store or Google Play, by following the instructions below:  

How to start reading First News on your iPad:

  1. Search for the First News Newspaper app on the App Store.
  2. Open the First News app and tap on the Options “cog”. On Tablet devices this is located on the top right, on smartphones, the bottom right.
  3. Tap “Login / Register”
  4. Tap “I have a print subscription from the publisher which entitles me to digital access”
  5. Enter your WebID (FB2BACB9) into the field and tap “activate”
  6. You should see an “Activation Complete dialogue box if you have logged in successfully”. Tap close (top right)

How to start reading First News on your Kindle Fire or Android device:

  1. Search for the First News Newspaper app Google Play or the Amazon App Store
  2. Install it onto your device
  3. Open the First News app and tap on the Options “cog”. On Tablet devices this is located on the top right, on smartphones, the bottom right.
  4. Tap “Login / Register”
  5. Tap “I have a print subscription from the publisher which entitles me to digital access”
  6. Enter your Web ID (FB2BACB9) into the field and tap “activate”
  7. You should see an “Activation Complete dialogue box if you have logged in successfully”. Tap close (top right)

Once logged in issues included with your subscription will show a Download button, simply tap this to download the issue. The display may take a few seconds to refresh and show you as logged in.