Random Acts Of Kindness

The greatest ever, most inspiring acts of kindness to give you a boost

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6 easy ways to become a kinder person in 2018

Because it’s cool to be kind.

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Susan Devaney
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Stylist’s Kindfulness Project: will you sign up to our 30-day challenge?

They say compassion is the new mindfulness – so let's put the theory to the test…

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

This woman sends handwritten letters to strangers who are struggling in life

Meet Jodi Ann Bickley, aka our new hero

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Anna Brech
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This small act of kindness went viral - for a very important reason

A small gesture of support hit exactly the right note

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Anna Brech
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Susan Devaney
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This viral story, about a teacher on a plane, will restore your faith in humanity

No, you’re crying.

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Life

NHS worker's tale of random kindness goes viral

"You guys are underappreciated and definitely underpaid"

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Anna Brech
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Life

This woman posted a sign when her bike was stolen – and started a movement

“To the person who stole my bicycle: I hope you need it more than I do."

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Emily Reynolds
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Life

The heart-warming reason this woman was gifted a lot of money by a complete stranger

“I started to cry”

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Susan Devaney
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People

Woman cancels her wedding and invites homeless people to the party

“It’s a great opportunity to spread love.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Collective kindness projects that re-tap our sense of human decency

A little empathy goes a long way

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Anna Brech
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Life

Elderly woman finds £5 note worth £50k, donates it to “young people”

She’s the hero we need right now, if not the one we deserve.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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These commuters just got surprised with the best journey to work ever

Vintage glamour and a Bellini breakfast – aka not your usual trip to the office.

Travel

The most generous countries in the world have been revealed

... and the UK is lagging behind

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Harriet Hall
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People

“Can I help with anything?” See how Londoners react to kindness

How would you respond?

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Lucy Devine
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Life

Grieving customer pens sweet message to waitress

“Enjoy a night with someone you love”

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Amy Swales
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Books

Children read their favourite books to comfort shy shelter dogs

A scene that will warm the cockles of the iciest heart.

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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Travel

Husband plants thousands of flowers for his blind wife to smell

The most touching story you'll read all day

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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People

The random act of kindness that helped this woman overcome anorexia

“It was an incredible thing to do”

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Hayley Kadrou
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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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Anxiety sufferer receives touching note from anonymous student

“I pretty much burst into tears”