Category Archives: Reasons2BCheerful

My personal crusade to promote the positive news around the world.

#R2BC Changing Formats

Something’s Gotta Give My Reasons to be Cheerful project has been running for nearly 5 years and, while I think I have proven an important point about editorial policies and news content, I have bills to pay and a family to look after. So I will be dropping the weekday digests. What Happens Next? This […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

Former Al-Qaeda hostage talks about Being Released after 6 Years Female Vice-Presidents Appointed in Iran Menstrual Banishment Criminalised in Nepal Pioneering Type 1 Diabetes Treatment Safe Study Shows Hundreds More surviving Hear Failure in England & Wales UK Home Repossessions fall to New Low Winged Mammals flew 160 Million Years Ago France trailing Solar Road […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

UK Barley Crop being sent to help Drought hit Farms in Europe First Echosound Images of Scapa Flow Battleship Wreck ONS Report shows Strong Mutual Links between the UK and France Antigua Celebrates 60 Years of Carnival House-Building in Northern Ireland sees Growth MP using her own Wages to help fight Fly-Tippers Rare Pink Rainbow […]
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#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews

After winning WBO’s Oriental Super Middleweight Belt, Indian Boxer, offers it back to his Chinese Opponent in a Gesture of Peace Physicist Designs Birth Control App Gold Nanoparticles could Boost Drugs treating Lung Cancer Satellite Firm looking to Create jobs in Snowdonia British Army training Gamekeepers to combat Poaching in Gabon New Grass Snake Species […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Clincal Trial hints that Parkinson’s can be Stopped UK Pledges £100m to Fight Polio Nano Aluminium gives hope to Fuel Cells £15m Boost for Cities in Northern England 70 Years of Edinburgh’s Festivals RBS Returns to Profit US Economy created 209 000 jobs in July Toyota & Mazda to invest $1.6m in new US Car […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

Al-Qaeda Hostage Freed in Mali Homs Ceasefire Deal Agreed Game-Changing HIV Drug to reach NHS England in September Hyperloop Passenger Pod Test Successful New Map of Dark Matter Berlin Street Artists Fighting Extremism Harvard University Intake Most Non-White for 1st Time Rihanna donates Bikes to help girls in Malawi DNA Clue to Origins of Greek […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

Human DNA edited to prevent Disease for the 1st Time Possible Breakthrough in Cold Cure Profound Shift in Support for Same-Sex Marriage in Australia German Carmakers Agree to Cut Emissions Little Pompeii discovered near Lyon Northern Ireland gets Air Ambulance Service Driverless Buses Launch in Estonia Rare Butterfly Spotted in Stratford-upon-Avon Record Breaking Blue Shark […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Significant Roman Silver Hoard found in Scotland UK Babies to be Vaccinated against Liver Disease like Hepatitis B HIV Tests when registering with a GP may Lead to Earlier Diagnosis Australian Budget Bot wins Amazon Robotics Challenge Classic Pop Vidoe recreated in Augmented Reality £8m Research Fund for Belfast University Less Scary Anti-Crime Posters Elephants […]
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#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews

Tesla’s 1st Mass Market Model Project helping bring Crickets back from Edge of Extinction NHS plans to recruit 1000s of Mental Health Workers Hot Air Balloon Record Broken Vancouver Indigenous Fastion Week Biggest Ever Nottingham Pride Parade India’s largest Heroin Bust Robot Cracks Safe Live on Stage Irish Navy rescues 109 Migrants off Libyan Coast […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Spanish Economy back to Pre-Crisis Size Gay ‘Dad Dating’ Game Hit on Steam Slug Slime inspires Medical Glue Genetic Analysis reveals secrets of World’s Toughest Astronomers may have found their 1st Exomoon New Whale Species found near Sri Lanka No Policy Change on US Transgender Troops for Now Danish study shows Moderate Drinking may help […]
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