This year the Guardian newspaper are running their Newsday competition. The journalistic simulation day could involve the creation of either a website, a newspaper or a Podcast. Schools must register and use any day between the 28 Jan-1 Feb and 10-14 March, further details, including a very detailed support pack can be found on the Newsday website.
The event is sponsored by Podium and will therefore mean that anyone taking part can get themselves a free 30 day download of the software (or a hard copy if they prefer).
Visit Podium for more details.