First News Live! - The weekly newspaper for young people

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  • Enter Competitions

  • Vote in Polls

  • Comment on Videos

Ask a parent or guardian to help you register on First News Live.

Please complete all the fields marked with a * in order to complete your registration.

Step 1 - Details of Parent / Guardian

We only need the address and telephone number to notify prize winners. View our privacy policy here.

Step 2 - Your Child's Details




If they have their own email address, enter it here.

Keep it to 3 - 10 characters with no spaces. Don't use their real name or any personal info.

Choose a password you will remember - DON'T use their username, real name or any personal info.

Step 3 - Surveys & Newsletters

Children's privacy is our top priority and, as a trusted company, we want to assure you that First News will not pass your child's details to any third parties. First News was launched with the aim of giving children a voice and the information we hold enables us to do that. We want to interact with our readers, learn their views about news stories by asking them poll questions and let them comment on articles we publish.

Click here to read our Privacy Policy

If you want to get in touch, please email: newsdesk@firstnews.co.uk

Best wishes,
Nicky Cox MBE
Editor, First News

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