Inspiring stories

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    Video caption: Oscar Saxelby-Lee turns on Worcester Christmas lights

    People in the city helped to raise £750,000 for the six-year-old to undergo cancer treatment abroad.

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    Video caption: The railways in the UK, Australia and India getting power from the sun in different ways.

    The railways in the UK, Australia and India getting power from the sun in different ways.

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    Video caption: Telford family switch on 75,000 Christmas lights

    Two brothers and their sister from Telford are raising money for a mental health charity.

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    Video caption: Intubated Covid patient plays violin to thank Utah hospital staff

    This music teacher shows his appreciation for the staff who looked after him in intensive care for a month.

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    Video caption: UK diplomat jumps into river to save drowning student in China

    Stephen Ellison jumped into the river after the unnamed 24-year-old slipped on rocks and fell.

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    Video caption: BBC Children in Need: Sutton Coldfield young carer helped

    BBC Children in Need funds support 14-year-old Ana who enjoys respite activities at a YMCA.

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    Video caption: CEO Secrets: 'I became a chocolatier in lockdown'

    Keith Tiplady explains how he moved from the world of making motorcycles to selling chocolates.

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    Video caption: Covid 19: Disability campaigner says people feel ‘forgotten’

    Courtney Reeve says disabled people feel "forgotten" and believes everyone can make a difference.

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    Video caption: Trump supporter replaces neighbour's stolen Biden sign

    Tim is one of the few Biden voters where he lives. When his sign went missing, he got some unexpected help.

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    Video caption: Hundreds of dolphins beach each year, but this team dramatically improved survival rates

    Hundreds of dolphins beach each year, but this US team has dramatically improved survival rates

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    Video caption: Elderly couple, married for 60 years, reunited after 215 days apart

    This elderly couple's tearful reunion is caught on camera by staff at the care home where they live.

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    Video caption: CEO Secrets: 'I'm an entrepreneur but my children come first'

    Mum-of-two Sarah Furness launched a business in lockdown, selling gluten-free sweets online.

  13. A grandson's 'sweet' way to help people with Alzheimer's

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    Video caption: The jelly candy that can prevent dementia patients from becoming dehydrated

    After his grandmother was hospitalised with dehydration, Lewis Hornby designed a jelly candy which prevents people with dementia to replace the liquids patients are missing.