Picturesque school opens incredible Little Learners Pre-school

By Jill Dando News Little Learners has opened two new settings at the brilliant West Huntspill…

Terrific students win prestigious accolade

By Jill Dando News Superb students who show outstanding character as well as sporting excellence have…

Dozens of New Year after-school clubs launched at fantastic primary school

By Jill Dando News Dozens of New Year after-school clubs have been launched at a fantastic…

Meet Izzy – the fastest 14-year-old swimmer in Britain

By Josh, 15, Jill Dando News Brilliant Izzy is the fastest 14 year old female swimmer…

New Years’ honour for Millie! Top dog retires after seven years service helping keep our streets safe

By Jill Dando News Meet Millie the expert Forensic Search dog who has been helping keep…

Move over Inspector Morse! Police dog hero retires after years catching criminals

By Jill Dando News  The elder statesman of Police Dogs in Cleveland and North Yorkshire, England…

Lucky Lewis leads out top championship football team for his 11th birthday

By Sophia (9) and James (9) Jill Dando News  Amazing Lewis got the chance to be…

Brilliant Busy Bees look forward to exciting New Year after amazing first term

By Emillie (9), Harry (10) and Rose (9) Jill Dando News The Busy Bees preschool pupils…

Tips for New Year happiness. Winning ways to stay positive in January

By Health Editor Christmas has passed and spring is on the way. So the good news…

New year fitness boost for pupils with inspirational after-school club

By Jessica (9), Jacob (9) and Margaret-Anne (9), Darcy (9) and Sam (9) Jill Dando News…

Students who help the homeless, charities and the community have been celebrated as real life heroes

By Josh, 15 Students received Hero Awards for their incredible feats of kindness helping the homeless,…

Students present Foodbank with donations from their Christmas Reverse Advent charity events.

By Sasha, 14, and Charlotte, 14, Photos by Dawson, 14 Students have presented Foodbank with donations…

Charity helpers, volunteers, carers and students showing incredible honesty honoured as Heroes

By Tamsen and Mia, 13, Jill Dando News Charity helpers, volunteers, carers and students showing incredible…

Foundation set up in memory of kind Liam, 11, who died in his sleep provides Father Christmas with presents for all 630 pupils in his former school

By Izzy, 10, Jill Dando News, Ashcombe Primary School A Foundation set up to carry on…

Colossal collection for Foodbank from generous students

Tamsen and Mia, 13, Jill Dando News There has been yet another colossal collection for Foodbank…

420 trees planted by inspirational ecostudents

By Gytis, 13, Jill Dando News Some 420 trees were planted by eco-conscious students and onlookers…

Wow! Fans toss 19,000 toys on football pitch for Christmas kids good news giveaway

By Amy, 12, Jill Dando News This is football at its very best. A Spanish Football…

Students’ Christmas Book reaches no.3 on Amazon chart alongside Matt Haig and Enid Blyton

By Tamsen and Mia, 13, Jill Dando News  Students reached Number 3 in the world for…

Good news for dog owners! People with pooches more likely to feel loved

By Jill Dando News Dogs have become a pet of choice for millions in Britain, America…

Britain’s favourite footballer backs Christmas giveaway of his motivational book

By Amy, 12, Jill Dando News World football hero Marcus Rashford has backed the giving out…

Latest Jill Dando News Centre pupil reporting team unveiled

By Jill Dando News Pupils enthusiastic to find good news in the latest Jill Dando News…

On Eve of Cinema Blockbuster, Spider-Man pays a Christmas visit to a UK school 

By Jill Dando News On the Eve of his Cinema appearance that has broken all Marvel…

As the England cricket team play Australia for the Ashes, school pupils in England are trained up on inspirational cricket programme

By Jill Dando News A fun cricket training programme is seeing pupils take up the sport…

Zanna’s poem to be published to the world after she wins prestigious writing competition

By Jill Dando News Amazing Zanna, 5, has won a prestigious Young Writers competition. Her poem…

Fabulous Jared, 12, drives generosity Christmas parcel wrap for families in need at Christmas

By Jill Dando News Fabulous Jared, 12, has driven a generosity Christmas parcel wrap for families…

Pupils get to meet Thunder the Robin mascot while quizzing local footballer

By Jill Dando News Pupils got to meet Thunder the Robin mascot while quizzing a local…

A Christmas charity single has been released by a brilliant school

By Jill Dando News A Christmas charity single has been released by a brilliant school Students…

Does your team, business or organisation need a New Year morale and positivity boost?

Book life enthusiast motivational speaker Shane Dean for a New Year morale boost for your workplace…

Buzzy brilliance! Miracle bees make it out alive after being buried in volcano ash for 50 days

By The Post Animal Correspondent  As anyone who has watched the classic hit film Bee Movie…

Amazing students launch Britain’s first Kindness Post Box

By Amy, 12  Students at Priory Community School Academy In Weston-super-Mare Somerset have invented a postbox with…

Meet dog of the year Boone – lighting up children’s hospitals with his smile and story

By Animal Correspondent, Jill Dando News  The brilliant Boone took home the top prize at the…

Missing hero dog ‘Butter’ saves family from fire then reunites with owners

Story found and written by Juozas, aged 11, Priory Community School Academy, Jill Dando News (a…

Big hearted pupils help Foodbank with Christmas event

By Jill Dando News  Pupils at St Anne’s Church Academy https://stanneschurchacademy.co.uk in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset are donating…

Students perform amazing musical talents for their school’s big Christmas charity events

By Jill Dando News Students are performing their amazing musical talents for their school’s big Christmas…

Incredible Mayor’s Ball raises record £14,000 on one night for fast expanding mental health charity

By Jill Dando News An incredible Mayor’s Ball has raised a record £14,000 on one night…

National Hero Captain Sir Tom Moore: Day planned to celebrate and empower older people

By Jill Dando News Captain Sir Tom Moore’s daughter says she hopes to start a fundraising…

He could be the best football player on the planet – now Liverpool legend Mohamed Salah‘s helping to save it

By James, Sports Reporter With goals coming thick and fast, Mohamed Salah could now be the…

Inspirational pupils thriving in reading and writing after enjoying dozens of new books

By Jill Dando News Inspirational pupils are thriving in reading and writing after enjoying dozens of…

Tasting toasted marshmallows follows exciting learning about fuel, oxygen and fire at fantastic school

By Jill Dando News  Pupils at St Anne’s Church Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset learnt lots about…

Pupils relishing reading at excellent school

By Jill Dando News Pupils at Pawlett Primary School Academy in Somerset are reading dozens of…

Ethan, 10, and his heroic chicken care makes popular farming magazine

By Liam Drury Ethan, 10, featured in popular farming magazine after his heroic feats studying via…

Famous G4 band performs with students at Pauline Quirke Academy

Written by India, 11, Jill Dando news G4, famous performers who took part in X Factor…

COP26 – what decisions are made and how do they affect you?

By Climate Correspondent In November 2021, representatives from over 200 nations around the world came together…

Students delight at new library and bookclub

By Jill Dando News High-achieving students are thriving in their new library and popular book club.…

Incredible 10 EV charging points installed at ambitious firm as it prepares for massive 200 jobs boost

By Climate Correspondent A Weston-super-Mare firm has installed 10 electric vehicle (EV) charging points at its…

Mortgage broker gives 17,425 of clean water in 15 months to world’s poorest as part of kindness drive

By Charity Correspondent A big hearted mortgage brokers have donated 17,425 days of clean water, 1,288…

Students help Foodbank with “Reverse Advent” and “12 Days of Christmas” for the fourth year running

By Jill Dando News An academy has launched their charity “Reverse Advent” and “12 Days of…

Sir David would be proud! Archie, 14, drives plan to make academy trust one of Britain’s greenest

By Jill Dando News Inspirational Archie, 14, is helping to drive eco changes across 8 schools…

Pupils’ excitement after the arrival of a Woodlands Trust pack to plant 90 trees in their school grounds

By Jill Dando News  Pupils at St Anne’s Church Academy in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset have been exploring…

Post Lockdown nature transformation brightens up community

By Jill Dando News An incredible post-Covid19 lockdown underpass nature transformation is brightening up the community…

Brilliant big hearted pupils, staff, carers and parents have purchased a new £1700 defibrillator after excellent fundraising

By Jill Dando News Mendip Green Primary School pupils and families raised nearly £1000 to go…

Pupils’ passion for good news! Headteacher bombarded with applications to become Jill Dando reporters

By Jill Dando News Pupils have bombarded a headteacher with applications to become Jill Dando good…

Good news hounds combine pen and tech brilliantly to find positive stories

By Jill Dando News  Good news hounds have been combining pen and tech brilliantly to find…

Awesome Ava, 9, walks England rugby team out before watching Twickenham spectacular see them beat world champions in final minutes

By Jill Dando News Awesome Ava, 9, walks England rugby team out before watching Twickenham spectacular…

Children In Need charity help by big hearted students and staff

By Jill Dando News More than 5000 brilliant students aged 2 to 18 and 750 staff…

Exercise, breathe, cry and laugh – top UK doctor gives tips for a Friday anti-stress boost

By Health Reporter One of Britain’s best doctors has given his latest Friday boost to help…

Awesome Ava, 9, to lead out England V South Africa in historic world rugby match

By Jill Dando News Awesome Ava, 9, is to walk the England rugby team out at…

Eco Archie, 14, gets personal handwritten praise letter from TV’s Alan Titchmarsh

By Liam Drury, Jill Dando News A teenage school eco warrior was been wowed after receiving…

UN accredited climate teacher gives talk on the environment at local church

By Sasha Keates, 16, and Charlotte Avery, 16, Jill Dando News We visited St John’s Church…

Stereophonics: Band Review

By Samara Siviter Formed in 1992 in Wales, Stereophonics are an alternative rock band, and in…

Good news as the Queen seen looking really well while making her first public engagement since missing Remembrance Sunday

By Reuben, 16 It’s Good news as the Queen was seen looking really well while making…

Will.i.am and Tim Peake back primary school engineering and STEM skills plan

By The Post schools reporter The Voice TV star Will.i.am and other celebrities including Tim Peake…

Pupils and families are celebrating after the appointment of a new crossing patrol lady – the first since 2020

By Jill Dando News Heather James has returned back to West Huntspill Primary School in Somerset…

Drinking coffee or tea can cut dementia risk by a quarter

By Health Reporter for The Post It’s good news for coffee or tea drinkers – new…

Popular academy passionate about reading and diversity receives 100 new books from writers of colour

By Amy, 12 and Lexie,11 A popular academy passionate about reading and diversity has received 100…

It’s good news for your health – meet the humble asparagus

By Lucy, Health Reporter Did you know the brilliant little vegetable asparagus has been used as…

Premier League manager Graham Potter supports homeless charity by sleeping rough

By Reuben, 16 Brighton football boss Graham Potter has had an excellent start to the season…

Arlo’s acrobatic horse jumping awards inspires other pupils at his brilliant school

By Jill Dando News reporters aged 9 and 10, St Anne’s Church Academy Arlo and his…

Grateful Jordan shares her story as inspirational charity sets a £15,000 target for their Big Give Christmas Challenge

By Jill Dando News Grateful big sister Jordan has shared her story of an inspirational charity…

Ethan, 10, ‘graduates’ from Edinburgh University to help care for his rescued chickens

By Liam Drury Animal lover Ethan, 10, has studied via Edinburgh University to help give chickens…

COP26 Olivia and students on BBC TV

By Climate Change Correspondent for Jill Dando News Olivia FInch, 17, has been interviewed for BBC…

Academy plants 420 trees in remembrance and to help save the planet.

By Tamsen, 14, Mia, 12, and Liam Drury, Jill Dando News 420 trees have been planted…

Be kind and boost your health on World Kindness Day

By The Editor Roald Dahl famously declared that kindness is the number one attribute in a…

More than 5000 brilliant students aged 2 to 18 and 750 staff mark Remembrance Day in touching tributes

By Gytis, 13, Josh, 15, Tamsen, 14, Jill Dando News More than 5000 brilliant students aged…

Academy honours Remembrance Day with a Wave of Poppies made by every single Year 7 student. 

By Josh, 15, Jill Dando News An academy has honoured Remembrance Day with a Wave of…

Students host Royal British Legion dignitaries on Remembrance Day

By Dawson, 14, Jill Dando News The King Alfred School Academy hosted Royal British Legion dignitaries…

Brilliant students mark Remembrance Day in touching tribute

By Gytis, 13, Jill Dando News Brilliant students marked Remembrance Day in a touching tribute involving…

Laugh your way to a better mood

Since the start of COVID-19, I had a laughable daily goal. It was simply – to…

Why our students went to COP26? Together we can save the planet!

By Archie Matthews, 14, Climate Change editor As Jack Clark, 16, and Olivia Finch, 17, return…

New library takes shape at ambitious academy

By Jill Dando News The new library is taking shape at Worle Community School Academy in…

Academy installs five of Britain’s best school eco bins in quest to help save the planet

By Tamsen, 13 and Mia 13 As world leaders meet to thrash out plans to help…

As Barack Obama speaks to COP26, Lucy, 16, explains climate change and urges people to take a stand and save the planet

Former US President Barack Obama is this afternoon addressing COP26 in Glasgow. He is the latest…

Is this the secret to a long healthy life?

By Health Correspondent A journalist has discovered the good news for people wanting to live a…

Students chosen to meet Ministers and delegates at COP26 after award-winning international eco work

By Jill Dando News Jack Clark and Olivia Finch achieved incredible things as Head Boy and…

Why we need to get the world’s children off social media, by Dawn Carey, leader of one of Britain’s fastest growing mental health charities

Time to get the world’s children off social media By Dawn Carey Getting rid of social…

Hot chocolates and smiles as super pupils celebrate

By Jill Dando News Enthusiastic pupils have enjoyed their celebratory hot chocolates after superb work. Pupils…

Pupils learn English outside under trees in their spectacular countryside school

By Jill Dando News Pupils have been learning English outside under trees in their spectacular countryside…

Campaigning children help change plastic policy of milk firm

By Olivia, 10 and Chloe, 10, Jill Dando News. Photo by Joe, 10 The Year 6…

Young journalists aged 13 to 17 start filming on world’s first student-led mental health documentary

By Samara Siviter, 16 Filming has started on the world’s first student-led mental health documentary, ‘Our…

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,…

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…

‘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…

£10000 funding boost for mental health support

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

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…

Be kind to everyone, by Lucy aged 12

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

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…

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…

Why good news is good for you…

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

5000 students launch charity of the year after sad death of much loved community policeman

By Jill Dando News 5,000 students and 750 staff have launched their charity of the year…

Fast Finley, 9, Wins Gold at Go Karting Competition

By Evie (10)  Aaron (9) and Jack (9) Jill Dando News Fabulous Finley has won an…

Student who told Jill Dando reporters of his big global Elvis dream achieves it within five years

By Jill Dando News Emilio Santoro has been crowned Europe’s top Elvis impersonator after telling Jill…

Amazing Evie gets Blue Peter Badges for her inspirational gymnastics and eco-friendly work

By James, 9, and Dylan, 9, Jill Dando News Evie, a Year 5 pupil at St.…

High-flying Sophie to return back to brilliant Sixth Form to mentor others to careers in medicine

By Jill Dando News A high-flying university medical student is to return to mentor current students…