Right now, the Coronavirus pandemic has been at the center of almost every conversation, but as all countries and individuals around the world are facing uncertainty, economic and personal difficulties, we want to take a second to focus on a few of the ‘good news stories’ happening in these strange times and spread a positive message for everyone.
1. 99-year-old World War 2 Veteran raises more than £27 million for the NHS
Tom Moore has completed 100 laps on his garden before his 100th birthday and surpassed his £1000 target by raising £27 million pounds for the NHS.
"The sun will shine on you again and the clouds will go away" Captain Tom Moore
4. A video of a communal Zumba class in West London during COVID-19 lockdown.
5. Run for Heroes campaign
This social media campaign was started by producer Olivia Strong from Edinburgh and it urges people to run or walk 5km while social distancing then donate £5 for the NHS and nominate 5 friends. The aim was to raise 5,000 pounds but currently more than 5 million pounds have been raised.
Find out more about the Run for Heroes challenge here
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