Llama deliveries and a penguin field trip: the week’s most uplifting clips

With rising uncertainty around the coronavirus pandemic and most of the world still practising physical distancing, people are finding new ways to keep each others’ spirits up. From a llama delivering essentials to older people, drive-in concerts and Capt Tom Moore’s reaction to a knighthood, these are the week’s most uplifting clips

Tom Moore reacts to knighthood: ‘Inside, nothing’s changed’

Tom Moore, whose sponsored walks in his garden raised £33m for NHS charities, has reacted with delight after it was confirmed he is to be knighted. ‘I think Sir Thomas sounds very nice,’ he said. But he insisted the new title wouldn’t change him Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub ‘Beacon of light’: Capt Tom … Read more Tom Moore reacts to knighthood: ‘Inside, nothing’s changed’

Canadian Snowbirds Jet Crashes Amid Pandemic Show

Canada’s Snowbirds aerobatic jet crashed in the town of Kamloops during a flyover dedicated to the pandemic. Sunday’s crash left 1 crew member killed and another seriously injured. Debris was scattered across the neighborhood near the airport in Kamloops, 418 kilometers northeast of Vancouver, British Columbia. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he was “deeply saddened” … Read more Canadian Snowbirds Jet Crashes Amid Pandemic Show

Lego festivals and birthday cards: the week’s most uplifting clips

As the world battles the coronavirus pandemic, communities are coming together to support each other through difficult times. From Lego festivals to Capt Tom Moore’s 100th birthday celebrations, here are some of the small and big things people are doing to keep each others’ spirits up. Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage

Signs of strength: Finding reasons to smile during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Capt Tom Moore being cheered on his 100th birthday during clap for carers

People across the UK sang happy birthday to Capt Tom Moore as they stepped out to clap for the NHS, carers and key workers in a weekly moment of appreciation at 8pm on Thursday 30 April during the coronavirus outbreak in the UK. Capt Moore’s family and the prime minister also joined the weekly clap … Read more Capt Tom Moore being cheered on his 100th birthday during clap for carers

Boris Johnson joins UK clap for NHS, key workers and Capt Tom Moore

The PM stepped out of No 10 at 8pm to show his support for the NHS. He asked the chancellor, Rishi Sunak, to wish Capt Tom Moore, the veteran who has raised £30m for NHS charities, a happy birthday as the newly appointed honorary colonel marked his 100th birthday on Thursday 30 April UK coronavirus news: Britain … Read more Boris Johnson joins UK clap for NHS, key workers and Capt Tom Moore

Captain Tom celebrates 100th birthday – BBC News

The war veteran who has raised millions for the NHS has celebrated his 100th birthday in style, with tributes have pouring in from around the country. With celebrations under way, the total Captain Tom Moore has raised by completing laps of his garden for NHS Charities Together topped £30m. Capt Tom was also made an … Read more Captain Tom celebrates 100th birthday – BBC News

Captain Tom Moore made a Colonel on his 100th birthday

Captain Tom is to become Colonel Tom as the MoD has announced an honorary promotion for his 100th birthday.  The Chief of the General Staff has promoted the veteran fundraiser and given him a new role.  General Sir Mark Carleton-Smith, the head of the Army, has appointed Tom Moore as the first Honorary Colonel of … Read more Captain Tom Moore made a Colonel on his 100th birthday

Stuntmen, Rolling Stones and Capt Tom at No1: the week’s most uplifting clips

With much of the world still in lockdown owing to coronavirus, people are finding new ways to keep each others’ spirits up. From Captain Tom Moore becoming the oldest person to score a UK No 1 with his cover of You’ll Never Walk Alone to small acts of kindness from the police, these are the … Read more Stuntmen, Rolling Stones and Capt Tom at No1: the week’s most uplifting clips

Captain Tom Moore opens new Nightingale hospital in Harrogate

Hero fundraiser Tom Moore, a 99-year-old war veteran, has opened a new Nightingale hospital in Harrogate. Capt Tom, who raised over £27m by walking around his garden 100 times, appeared by video link at the opening ceremony. The facility at Harrogate Convention Centre will have 500 beds. For all the latest coronavirus news, head here: … Read more Captain Tom Moore opens new Nightingale hospital in Harrogate

90-year-old climbing stairs equivalent to Highland mountain raises more than £125,000 for NHS

A 90-year-old woman inspired by Captain Tom Moore is climbing the equivalent of a Highland mountain on her staircase to raise money for the NHS and a hospice. Margaret Payne, of Ardvar, Sutherland plans to climb the height of Suilven – 2,398ft – by making 282 trips upstairs. She said 99-year-old veteran Capt Moore, who … Read more 90-year-old climbing stairs equivalent to Highland mountain raises more than £125,000 for NHS

Virtual bingo and Notre Dame tolls again: the week’s most uplifting clips

As the world battles the coronavirus pandemic, communities are coming together to support each other through difficult times. Capt Tom Moore, a 99-year-old war veteran, has raised more than £23m for the NHS by walking 100 laps of his garden. Notre Dame Cathedral’s bell tolled again in tribute to health workers, and Matthew McConaughey hosted … Read more Virtual bingo and Notre Dame tolls again: the week’s most uplifting clips