Inspiration for a change
Positive News is the world’s first publication dedicated to reporting positive developments. We take a solution-focused perspective on the challenges facing society.
Through compelling and rigorous journalism, we aim to inform, inspire and empower our readers, while helping create a more balanced and constructive media.
About the print publication
Collating our most inspiring stories each quarter, in an age of information overload the print edition of Positive News is the best way to get an overview of positive change happening in the world. To receive the print edition, please become a member.
Community supported media
In July 2015, Positive News became the first global media cooperative financed through crowdfunding. It is now owned by its readers, supporters and journalists. Click here for more information.
Positive News relies on the financial support of its co-owners and members.
Working for social benefit
Positive News is published by Positive News Publishing Ltd, a not-for-profit social enterprise, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Positive News Limited, a community benefit society. It is also supported by Positive News Trust, a registered charity.
Positive News brings attention to positive responses to social challenges, benefits peoples mental health and wellbeing, and engages people in society by presenting news in a way that empowers people to respond constructively to issues, rather than being left feeling hopeless.
Editor-in-chief: Seán Dagan Wood
Assistant Editor: Tom Lawson
Administration Manager: Michela Palese
Subeditors: Rachel England, Lucy Purdy, Sam Rogg, Ben Whitford
Proofreading: Matt Chittock, Lucy Purdy
Travel editor: Aaron Millar
Assistant travel editor: Naomi Tolley
Advertising Manager: Michael York
Print design: Yael Hodder
Martyn Lewis CBE
Positive News was founded in 1993 by Shauna Crockett-Burrows.
Positive News is published by Positive News Publishing Ltd, a not-for-profit company registered in England & Wales, registration no.03891920