Modern day Good Samaritan programme sweeping Britain after devastation of Covid-19

By Good News Post The Good Samaritan is alive and well in Britain after a 17…

Sporting athletes officially unveil 40-foot wall of inspiration that has wowed students and the world

By Jill Dando News Two former students at The King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge, Somerset…

10-year-old pupils produce excellent report after interviewing TV news star Fiona Bruce

By Jill Dando News Ollie and Ava from Ashcombe Primary School in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset got the…

Children make ‘Moon Cheese’ sandwiches in exciting space adventure

By Jill Dando News The wonderful children at the Ofsted Outstanding Little Learners Nursery based at…

Miracle girl to sing global song of hope to boost mental health charity

By Jill Dando News  A brain tumour survivor, aged 7, is to raise world spirits and…

Academy students in the top few percent in Britain in prestigious maths awards

By Jill Dando News Worle Community School Academy students in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset have performed excellently in…

Student authors reach Number 4 in Amazon world book charts

By Jill Dando News Dozens of Year 8 students are top of the world after their…

Excited pupils return back to one of Britain’s smallest and most picturesque schools

By Jill Dando News Enthusiastic children at Pawlett Primary School Academy near Bridgwater, Somerset returned back…

Sir Captain Tom honoured as 8-page good news newspaper written by students is dedicated to his memory

By Jill Dando News A good news newspaper written by students has been dedicated to national…

Excellent Elizabeth wins prestigious English Youth Ballet place

By Tamsen, 13 Excellent Elizabeth has won a prestigious place on English Youth Ballet to perform…

“Very impressive” students praised by TV legend Fiona Bruce

By Tamsen, 13 and Jill Dando News Students aged 9 to 18 have been praised by…

New students for academy to benefit from one of Britain’s best transition programmes

By Jill Dando News Students going up to the ‘big school’ in September can enjoy ‘The…

Little Sonny, 8, running 100km for cancer charity after gran diagnosed

An eight-year-old boy is running 100km to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support, after his Grandmother…

High-flying school gets new acting Principal

By Jill Dando News One of the south west’s fastest improving schools is to get a…

Budding Mary Berry, 12, wins competition for her sensational scones

By Shannon, aged 13 Budding Mary Berry student Rebecca, 11, has won her school’s cookery competition after…

Kind Kai, 9, raising hundreds of pounds in 100km challenge

An inspirational boy is raising money for a children’s mental health charity by completing a 100km…

Students on TV news after Indian takeaway feeds thousands across area

By Good News Post Students have told ITV News about the amazing generosity of a local…

Fast expanding charity welcomes Dr Alex UK mental health ambassador role

By Good News Post The head of one of Britain’s fastest growing youth mental health charities…

A 1712km day of exercise brings £2500 for brilliant mental health charity

By Good News Post Big-hearted Rugby Club members and supporters have netted over £2,500 for the…

Boost for youth mental health – Love Island’s Dr Alex given key UK ambassador role

By Good News Post Love Island’s Dr Alex has been announced by Boris Johnson as the…

Inspirational Harry runs 140 miles in a month for charity

A fundraiser has run 140 miles over a month to raise money for a charity very…

Teen wins prestigious international singer songwriter contest with her first ever penned song

By Good News Post Becca Brothwell, 18, from Weston College, Somerset beat off 9000 entries from…

Awesome Jack, 13, wows with stunning photo talent

By Tamsen, 13  A Priory Community School Academy student is showing huge talent in photography by…

World kindness campaigner gives tips to boost mental health

By Samara Siviter, 16, and Tamsen, 13 An international kindness campaigner has given a blunt message…

Brilliant gymnast, 11, called up for national squad

By Jill Dando News Lily-Jean, 11, of Worle Community School Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset has been…

Tech expert helps school give all its students a high-quality, one-to-one Apple iPad rollout to boost learning.

By Good News Post Dan Jones helped Fowey River Academy in Cornwall to implement the ambitious…

Sixth Form students continue to soar with offers from UK’s best universities

By Jill Dando News Three students from The King Alfred School Academy have received firm offers…

Greta issues world hope message

By Samara Siviter, 16, The King Alfred School Academy Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has given…

World and Olympic champions join students in exciting exercise challenge to Lands End, North Pole and Tokyo

Two World and Olympic champions have joined students in an exciting exercise challenge to Lands End,…

Children are being rewarded with Learning Champion awards

By Jill Dando News The inspirational children at Little Learners Nursery based at the Ofsted Outstanding…

Could seaside town be the next UK business hot spot?

By Jill Dando News A high-profile business and tech group has plans to open a new…

UK young people give first ever voting verdict on Brexit

By Good News Post Children and young people give voting verdict on Brexit for the first…

Scouts enjoy virtual camp

Youngsters from Burnham-On-Sea Scouts have taken part in a virtual camp in place of their physical…

Cash boost for therapeutic mental wellbeing colouring club cheering people up during Covid19

By Good News Post Colouring sessions to help to support those going through difficult times has…

More brilliant students have been praised for their excellent home learning work

By Jill Dando News Students in Worle Community School Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset have been receiving…

Brilliant pupils tour earth virtually from space, enjoy planetary discos and dream big for their future jobs

By Jill Dando News The pupils of Castle Batch Primary School Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset  are busy…

Harlow, 11, on fast track course to be a future motorcross British champion

By Tamsen, 13, Priory Community School Academy A student is to compete in the 2021 British Motocross Championships…

Record 900 praise certificates sent out in just one week

By Jill Dando News A record 900 praise certificates have been sent out to inspirational home…

10000km Tokyo Olympic challenge for students and staff

Students and staff are walking, running and cycling the 10,000km to Tokyo in time for the…

Students cleans up litter to help wildlife

By Jill Dando News Community minded students at The King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge, Somerset, picked…

Academy donates stationery to the town’s Foodbank, following up on a monumental giving month

By Jill Dando News Last month, big hearted students, parents, carers, staff at Priory Community School…

Bear Grylls signs as Chief Ambassador for World Scouting Until 2022

By Samara Siviter, 16, Jill Dando News, The King Alfred School Academy  British adventurer, writer and…

Internationally renowned school eco-club sign up for UK campaign to make the nation zero carbon by 2030

By Jill Dando News and Good News Post reporters Climate Justice Revolution, an award-winning environment club…

‘Give us more good news!’ Children and young people send big message to Media bosses after biggest UK vote ever

By Jill Dando News Children and young people in over 700 UK schools are urging Media…

Kindness is spreading fast across the world – Samara, 16, reports…

In challenging COVID-19 times, acts of kindness are spreading right across the globe. An inspirational project,…

World law expert praises one of Britain’s best school-based sixth forms

By Jill Dando News A global expert on the law and driverless cars has praised one…

Generous Indian takeaway feeds dozens of students and staff

By Jill Dando News A big hearted Indian takeaway delivered hundreds of free curry lunches to…

Best job in the world! Popular teacher training scheme surges since COVID-19

By Jill Dando News An incredibly popular and successful teacher training program is seeing further rises…

Amazing student smashes charity target within days of his 50 mile run for dementia

By Jill Dando News Jaydon, of Priory Community School Academy, in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset has already raised…

Top UK sports journalist prospect takes on 26 mile challenge in his 21st birthday week

By Good News Post Journalist Liam Drury will run the marathon distance throughout January in aid of…

Students excel at one of Britain’s only human evolution societies

By Jill Dando News A high-flying school-based sixth form is preparing students for the world’s best…

Tens of thousands of children to give news verdict on 2020

By Jill Dando News and Good News Post reporters Tens of thousands of UK children are…

Tips to thrive during the Lockdown

Dawn Carey, Head of mental health charity, In Charley’s Memory, gives her mental wellbeing tips to…

Academy wins prestigious international award for bringing learning alive

By Jill Dando News Priory Community School Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, has been awarded the Foundation…

School eco-club gets global praise

By Jill Dando News An award-winning environment club at Worle Community School Academy, in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset,…

Teenager Jim working with Llamas, Emus and Mouflon as part of his round the world trip

By Chloe, Clevedon School sixth form student Jim Carrington, aged 18, has taken a gap year…

Town’s Mayor and people unite on world famous iconic seaside pier to host a Christmas Carol celebration – to end a devastating COVID-19 year with an explosion of hope

In one of the most challenging years for generations, ROC WSM aims to bring a little…

Want faster gadgets? With Wi-Fi 6 now in widespread use, a world expert advises businesses and schools to think before switching

Dan Jones of Maven said the latest Wi-Fi (version 6) could be a game-changer for packing…

World Wi-Fi expert offers to give PM and Parliament an IT makeover for free after live Covid19 Downing Street malfunction.

World Wi-Fi and IT expert Dan Jones has offered to give Downing Street and the House…

Academy opened by Royals William, Kate and Harry gets one of world’s fastest wifi speeds

A Tech expert has helped a school opened by Prince Harry and the Duke and Duchess…

Rashford’s now inspires reading for millions

By James, 17, Good News Post National treasure Marcus Rashford launches a book club so that…

How creative writing has boosted my mental health during COVID-19, by Samara, 16, of The King Alfred School Academy

2020. It’s been a rollercoaster ride of a year, hasn’t it? From the Coronavirus Pandemic, to…

Action, brainpower and music that makes your heart thump. Don’t miss the terrific Tenet – so good I watched it twice

Cinema review by Amy, age 16, of The King Alfred School Academy Tenet is a UK-US…

Wi-Fi expert who is helping millions prepare for a post COVID-19 world gets highest number of YouTube views at prestigious American conference

Wi-Fi expert who is helping millions prepare for a post COVID-19 world gets highest number of…

Footballer Marcus Rashford a “hero of hope” in his new role as ambassador for children

By Good News Post The England and Manchester United striker, 22, is gathering millions behind his…

Top Pup Oko now Guide for Blind Dog Tao

A blind 12-year-old Golden Retriever named Tao knows he is safe now thanks to a puppy…

Students are thriving in reading with a daily reading programme involving over 5000 students

By Jill Dando News The Priory Learning Trust in Somerset introduced its Reading Programme to further…

Meet couple passionate to make their town the kindest and safest in Britain

By Good News Post Dave and Penny Hynds lead the new ROC WSM which aims to…

Families head to see impressive academy as it hosts first ‘Into the Light’ event

Story and photo by Joel, 12, Jill Dando News Dozens of families have been arriving to…

Academy to host first exciting ‘Into the Light’ event tonight

By Jill Dando News One of the fastest improving schools in the south west is hosting…

Don’t miss the first WCSA ‘Into the Light’ events for parents of Year 6 children

By Jill Dando News One of the fastest improving schools in the south west is hosting…

£10000 funding boost for mental health support

By Good News Post Organisations and groups in North Somerset that support mental health can get…

Stray dog gets dream job – in car customer service

By James, 17, A stray dog has been given his ‘dream job’ at a car dealership…

Cute Megawa the hero rat gets animal equivalent of a George Cross

By Good News Post A cute rat has been awarded a gold medal for his “lifesaving…

‘Nana Nade’s Kitchen’ opened in honour of Nadine, 81, with nearly 45 years of service halted by Covid19

Exclusive by Good News Post THE “grandmother” of a Somerset school has celebrated 60 years of…

Good news for nation with influx of football stars

By James, 17. In a world of uncertainty and fear, football acts as the escape from…

Amazing Amelia, 10, helps cancer charity

Little Amelia Rose, 10, has donated 13 inches of her hair to help The Little Princess Trust,…

TV’s Ant Middleton urges people to get rid of all negativity

By James, 17. Ex-special forces soldier Ant Middleton has urged people to get rid of all…

Why young people should put their phones down and get off social media, by Dawn Carey, leader of one of Britain’s fastest growing mental health charities

We have recently seen the launch of a campaign to get people to come off of…

Parents more concerned about mental well-being of their children than any other issue, according to a new study

By Good News Post The same Public Health England Survey found that a third of children…

New Intelligent Wi-Fi to help save Covid19-hit global hospitality industry

A world IT expert is deploying a game-changing COVID-19 track and trace ‘Intelligent Wi-Fi’ – which…

The wonderful William Wilberforce, by Joel, 12

As part of our Heroes of Hope series, Joel, 12, examines the life of William Wilberforce…

£23,000 boost for the mental health for young people

By Jill Dando News The amazing mental health charity, In Charley’s Memory is celebrating this week…

Hope for workers and firms out of COVID-19

British motivational speaker aims to help workers and firms build optimism out of the devastation of…

Be kind to everyone, by Lucy aged 12

During lockdown I have started watching an inspiring film called Wonder. It has had I real…

Please Mr Johnson. Overturn this algorithm A-level disaster and help millions of children from ordinary backgrounds

By The Editor This newspaper is all about good news. But it is also about turning…

End this mobile madness! With a rocketing mental health crisis, one 13-year-old urges governments to take action on the gadget addiction plaguing young people

By Shane, 13, Good News Post reporter The trend towards mobile phone use is not healthy.…

I’m a news addict but 24.7 bad news is bad for brains, people, and the world. Covid-19 is a turning point. By Good News Post Editor.

If there is anything good to come out of 2020, it will be that the world…

Good News centres launch in Malawi

A new Jill Dando Good News Centre has opened in Malawi English teacher Sarah O’Gorman of Priory Community…

A brilliant young carer has been hailed a hero

Lewis Martin Edwards, 12, won Champion Young Carer of the Year award out of 3800 carers…

Two top rugby players are training to be teachers at high-flying schools

Ex-England and Ireland international Jake Caulfield and Dan Lomax are well known local rugby players and…

Oxford Uni joy for students

Jubilant students get offers at one of the world’s best universities Two sixth form students from…

Christmas avalanche of goodies for Foodbank

Inspirational Weston school break Foodbank school-collection record after donating 1 tonne “breathtaking” avalanche of Christmas goodies…

Fast-track for Josh, 17, in train career

Ex Worle Head Boy now on fast track to dream job after becoming one of Britain’s…

Bug Towers made by students to boost brilliant charity

(By Dawson, Izzy and Jill Dando News Centre reporters) Amazing The King Alfred School Academy students…

New Student Listeners Scheme help high-performing and caring school further strengthen mental well-being

Worle Community School Academy have trained up some fantastic student listeners as part of their mental…

Fantastic Freya and Molly celebrate sensational Silver

Weston students win sensational silver medal at prestigious international gymnastics competition Year 8 students Freya Grafton…

Wonderful students place photos of war dead in homes where they once lived

(Exclusive story and photo by Anna Barrett) In an amazing tribute, War hero soldiers as young…

Hero teacher saves drowning woman’s life

(Exclusive by Dawson aged 12) The King Alfred School Academy teacher Nigel Smith has been hailed…

Help our kids mental health campaign

As Boris starts as Prime Minister now is his chance – and yours – to help…

Our The Post kid reporters Britain’s first journalists to quiz Boris Johnson in Number 10

(Exclusive by Dawson, aged 12) Reporters from the Good News Post aged 10 and 11 interviewed…

Amazing school among top in Britain after incredible student achievement

A Wonderful Worle duo top the nation as academy celebrates another excellent set of GCSE results.…

Alan Titchmarsh helps kids explode Jill Dando Garden In size

(By the Jill Dando News Centre) Jill Dando’s Garden is exploding in size right across Somerset –…

Why good news is good for you…

There is seemingly more bad news now than ever in history. With 24.7 news and social…

Boris, Bear and Jill Dando good news – school caps fantastic year with new teams

An academy has celebrated an incredible year with a new leadership team and the first ever…

What teaching “brilliance” looks like. Inspirational Di scoops big award

An “Exceptional and Inspirational” primary school teacher has won a prestigious award Diane Martin of St…

Letter to UK headteachers from the Good News Post

Dear Headteacher – At last it’s a newspaper for children, schools and parents. For too long, the…

Sir Ranulph Fiennes joins Bear Grylls to launch Britain’s first state secondary school Scout Group

The new near 100-strong group is being run as part of the school day at The…

Bear Grylls hails “absolutely brilliant news” of Britain’s first state secondary school scout group

(World exclusive) The TV hero was speaking to the Good News Post after one of the…

Boost morale and help your students and staff to be positive good news thinkers

Good News Post Editor in partnership with Britain’s biggest business magazine, Business Leader will inspire ‘Good…

Inspirational students enjoy huge success at entrepreneurial food festival

Young Enterprise company Jaroholic sold out of all their gift jars at the Eat Festivals vegan…

Brilliant students have been raising awareness and giving insight to younger children on the holocaust.

Year 11 students Ellie Edrich and Jess Smith led assemblies at The King Alfred School, an…

Remarkable students in national orchestra and choir

Incredible Worle student who has performed in front of Royals and the Lord Mayor London has…

Students and staff produce Christmas blanket for the homeless as part of their Knitting for Mindfulness project

John O’ Gaunt is producing the large blanket as part of their community project and will…

Latest incredible Christmas production performed to sell-out audiences

Clevedon school’s Christmas production, which is of West-End quality, went down superbly to packed audiences every…

Bewildered by bad news? Time for some GNT

If your life is seemingly full of bad stuff, or if you’re overwhelmed with 24.7 bad…

Happiness is Your Garden, writes Harrogate Flower Show shortlisted Matt Davis

Landscaping, design and maintenance expert Matt Davis, fresh from a shortlisting in the Harrogate Flower Show,…

Delight as primary school under new leadership is rated as going in the right direction by Ofsted

By Jill Dando News A lovely primary school is celebrating after being Ofsted recognised for taking effective…

A new Acting Principal starts today at one of the south west’s fastest improving schools

By Jill Dando News The King Alfred School Academy (TKASA) in Highbridge, Somerset has soared in…

Families invited to view ambitious academy in their latest ‘Into the Light’ event this month

By Jill Dando News Families are being invited to view the ambitious Worle Community School Academy in…

Mayor and community leaders hail modern day Good Samaritan programme sweeping Britain after it helped their town over last 12 months

A mayor and community leaders have hailed a modern day Good Samaritan programme sweeping Britain after…

Young reporters 13-18 make UK first student-led mental health documentary

By Dawson, 13, Jack, 16 and Aimee, 14 Students aged 13 to 18 from The Priory…

Boost for mental health with release of Toy Story song by Lyra on Friday

By Jill Dando News  A brain tumour survivor, aged 7, is to raise world spirits and…

“Be yourself and stand out from the crowd” – top accountant gives success tips to students

By Shannon, Jill Dando News Former student now a top accountant and generous charity giver returns…

An incredibly hard-working student and their family has received a giant Easter egg from a charity

By Jill Dando News The Lions Club wanted to give a giant easter egg to a…