Random Acts Of Kindness

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    Good Samaritan Ellie Goulding helps stricken driver in London collision

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    Sia goes “undercover” on Thanksgiving for the sweetest reason

  • Tom Hanks nearly guest-starred in Friends as male nanny Sandy.
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    Tom Hanks is reading out “nice tweets” about random acts of kindness and it’s so pure

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Kindness
Long Reads

6 easy ways to be a kinder person in 2019

New research has shown that being kind could even help us live longer.

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Susan Devaney
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Random Acts Of Kindness
Life

This Reddit thread shows how seemingly small acts of kindness can have a massive impact

From helping someone with a bus schedule to covering someone else’s bill, these stories are a reminder of the impact one act of kindness can have.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

There’s a very scientific reason why helping people feels so good

Being more compassionate is one of the ways you can live a happier life.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Kindfulness

Katie Piper’s 8-step guide to a kinder and more compassionate life

Katie Piper wants you to start doing these 8 little things whenever and wherever you can

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Katie Piper
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Susan Devaney
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How your old winter coat could transform someone’s life this week

Here’s everything you need to know.

Two women kissing in bed
Life

The surprising sexual benefits of kindness and charity

Ever wondered why our most selfless traits have been maintained throughout the process of evolution? Look this way...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stylist’s Kindfulness Project: will you sign up to our 30-day challenge?
Life

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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Life

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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Life

This viral story, about a teacher on a plane, will restore your faith in humanity

No, you’re crying.

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Susan Devaney
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Female doctor with stethoscope
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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Emily Reynolds
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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."

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.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Life

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.

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Moya Crockett
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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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Lucy Devine
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“Can I help with anything?” See how Londoners react to kindness

How would you respond?

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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