Tag Archives: Wales

#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

39 rescued from Slavery in Peru 8-Year-Old Boy Youngest Double Hand Transplant $100m Methamphetamine haul in Myanmar Remains of early English settlers found in Jamestown Swedish Sub wreck from 1916 Ancient tooth found in French Cave Fishing Boat Crew rescued off County Down 150 Years of the Welsh in Patagonia Double Gold for Belfast Gymnast […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews – Chipped

Like many Brits I’m a great lover of our furry friends. So today, the news that Britain’s wild beavers have started breeding is great news. However, the news that a chip helping to mimic organs has won a design award means a step closer to the end of vivisection, and better, faster testing of new […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews – Seeing Further

It’s amazing what the humble smartphone and 3D-Printer have done. Yes, in many ways they’ve changed our everyday lives with apps and communication, but it’s as tools for innovation for the developing world that they’ve been incredible, from acting as microscopes, or in this case helping to diagnose diseases of the eye. I hope that […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Ireland votes Yes to Same-Sex Marriage Freeze on UK Government Minister’s pay Announced Brain-Reading Implant Controls Robotic Arm Farc Rebels push ahead with Peace Talks UK & Russia Resume Syria Talks Australian Treasurer asks State & Territory Governments to Scrap Consumption Tax on Sanitary Products IED Safely Detonated near US Capitol LHC Smashes Energy Record […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews – Tentacle Grip

Lots of hands crossing across troubled waters today as relations continue to thaw between the US & Cuba or the UN sponsored peace talks in Cyprus. Talking about hands, my favourite story is the octopus inspired medical tool for keyhole surgery. Another amazing use for coffee…no…seriously. 😀 Tentacle Surgical Tools UN-Brokered Peace Talks Resume in […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

UK Unemployment falls to 1.83m Welshman’s hand re-attached after accident Notorious Prison may become Park Hawaii aims for 100% Renewable Power by 2045 Climber rescued in Alaska Frank Meeting between Kerry + Putin Largest British-Registered ship docks at Southampton Record breaking Gem sells for £30m

#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews – Ebola Free

After all the stress of past months it’s great to hear that the World Health Organisation has declared Liberia Ebola Free after weeks without a new case. It’s also a great day for rights and equality as South Africa’s opposition party the Democratic Alliance has elected its first Black leader. Andy Murray has claimed his […]
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#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews

Quick one today, the Force is calling 😉 Taliban & Afghan Officials in Reconciliation Talks 3D Printed Windpipe saving lives Taiwan & China in High Level Talks US Aid Planes Arrive in Kathmandu 101-Year-Old Found Alive in rubble 7-Days after Nepal Quake Nearly 6000 Migrants rescued from Mediterranean New port to boost Seychelles Fishing Industry […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

Relief Supplies begin to reach Remote Villages in Nepal Drones helping in Nepalese Relief Effort Nearly 300 Hostages rescued by Nigerian Army 3 Rescued from fire in Belfast Welsh Ambulance Service Response Times Improving Innis & Gunn Launch Brewery Fund Archeologists begin excavation of Waterloo Battlefield Norwich Cathedral Peregrine Chicks Hatch Small but Mighty Robots […]
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#R2BC Monday’s #GoodNews – Natural World

Natural History seems to be the theme from the weekend, from awards to environmental campaigners, the finding of new species, the return of others from afar and most incredibly the first pictures taken of a species that was thought to have been extinct. We all make amazing journeys, just remember to look along the path […]
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