Tag Archives: International Space Station

#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

Of a huge anime fan the news about the Totoro park is great. However, the news about the massive drop in the death rate from diarrhoea┬áis incredible. As something which has a huge impact on young children this increased survival rate is worth celebrating. Have a great weekend and enjoy these amazing news stories: Global […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

It’s midweek and “hump day” can be incredibly hard at times. Fortunately there are some incredibly positive and interesting stories from around the world. As a Brit the amazing 444-3 in an ODI demolition of Pakistan has made me smile. However, it’s the plan to use technology to help improve the lives of millions of […]
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#R2BC Monday’s Good News Digest – Ow, totally worth it, Ow!

Watching the season 20 finale of Top Gear last night ( BBCiplayer for people who can access it) I was privileged to watch an un ashamed fanfare to the depth and breadth of British Automotive Engineering. I have quite a few friends who regularly go on about the death of British Engineering and manufacturing, and […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s Good News Digest – Impossible Is Nothing

Today we’re celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest. Valery Rozov celebrated by jumping off the top of the mountain but it takes all sorts ­čÖé But Everest represents true challenges and the fact that anything is possible. Today, France celebrates with it’s first Same-Sex Marriage while the media is actively […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s Good News Digest

Good Morning world and welcome to Reasons to be Cheerful. This week is a lot of stress as students hit exam season but with Pre-Exam breakfasts being donated to help kids out it’s worth remembering that you’ve got people rooting for you even in the most stressful of situations. Today is the anniversary of the […]
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#R2BC Monday’s Good News Digest – Welcome home @Cmdr_Hadield

Well a fun weekend away in Lancaster with good friends. Congratulations to the Bombers Alumni with their 20-6 win, happy even if I didn’t get to the field. For those looking for a hero welcome home Commander Chris Hadfield from the ISS tonight after months of giving us a different perspective on the planet we […]
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