Kindness

Kindness, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

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The Body Shop is donating 225,000 “self-care treats” to NHS workers

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Lauren Geall
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    Dolly Parton – icon and legend – just got us a little closer to a coronavirus vaccine

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    The scientific reason why helping others makes you feel so good

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    People are putting their Christmas lights back up, and we’re here for it

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Coronavirus and UK school closures: this viral hashtag proves teachers are heroes in age of Covid-19
Life

This viral hashtag reminds us teachers are coronavirus heroes, too

Show this to the next idiot who says teachers only do it “for the long holidays”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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11 easy ways to help people around you during the age of coronavirus
Life

11 easy ways to help people around you during the age of coronavirus

Stop scaremongering, start caremongering.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Coronavirus poem with powerful message makes serious waves on Facebook
Life

The powerful coronavirus message making serious waves on Facebook

“Yes, there is disease. Yes, there is sickness. Yes, there is even death. But...”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Kindness and coronavirus: woman’s postcard campaign for neighbours goes global

It’s the small-scale acts of heroism that really count at a time like this.

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Anna Brech
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Susan Devaney
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7 easy ways to be a kinder person during the coronavirus outbreak

Now more than ever, we need kindness in the world

Nikita Gill talks poetry, feminism, white privilege and the #BeKind movement
People

Nikita Gill just nailed the big problem with the #BeKind movement

“Piers Morgan is the last person who should talk about being kind to anyone.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Laura Whitmore’s technique for dealing with online trolls is refreshingly simple

The TV and radio presenter spoke candidly about her social media experience on the WE Day UK red carpet.

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Lauren Geall
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Oprah Winfrey
People

Oprah Winfrey’s response to becoming a viral meme is beyond perfect

Oprah Winfrey fell over during a discussion on balance (she’s fine, bless her) and the internet had an absolute field day.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

Life-changing acts of kindness by 7 remarkable women

The most incredible acts of kindness by Chrissy Teigen, Taylor Swift and more.

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Harriet Marsden
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Why we should all strive to be kinder.
Life

Why we should all strive to be kinder

We need to create a lasting culture of kindness.

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Sirin Kale
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Gentleman Jack star Suranne Jones
People

Suranne Jones just made a relatable case for self-love and kindness

“I’m planning on being in bed all weekend…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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The conversation we need to have about Caroline Flack

Love Island’s Iain Stirling has called for people to “be kinder” in a spine-tingling tribute to his co-star.

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Life

10 compliments you can give that aren’t based on appearance

Brighten someone's day with one (or more) of these meaningful statements.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Emilia Clarke’s advice on self-love and kindness is an absolute must-read

The Game of Thrones star and Clinique global ambassador is here to give us all a lesson in self-care.

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Shannon Peter
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Life

Twitter has saved this independent bookshop from dwindling sales in the most wonderful way

Bookworms unite!

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Megan Murray
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People

Tom Hanks is the nicest man in Hollywood, and these tweets confirm it

From helping a stranger change a flat tyre in a snowstorm to sending handwritten notes.

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Jessica Rapana
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Long Reads

9 rewarding ways to help your local community in 2020

Because it really is cool to be kind.

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Lucy Scott
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Books

These 15 books taught us to have courage and be kind

After a divisive general election, curl up with a read that instills hope and restores faith.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Megan Murray
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This story of how strangers helped one woman’s grief proves Christmas spirit is real

It's a Christmas miracle.

Life

Sia goes “undercover” on Thanksgiving for the sweetest reason

The star pretended to be a lottery winner named “Cici”

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