Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

Good News in History, June 11 – Good News Network

250 years ago today, the Great Barrier Reef was discovered by British cartographer Captain James Cook off the Australian coast. Cook’s scientific voyage as captain of the HMS Endeavour resulted in splendid detailed maps of the coastland of New Zealand and eastern Australia, which were used by modern sailors until … Read more

Sir Captain Tom Moore is ‘Over-Awed’ After Being Officially Knighted for His M Fundraiser

Sir Captain Tom Moore is ‘Over-Awed’ After Being Officially Knighted for His $40M Fundraiser

Captain Thomas Moore—the WWII veteran who captured hearts around the world after successfully raising millions of dollars for healthcare workers fighting the novel coronavirus—has been officially knighted by the Queen of England in honor of his incredible campaign. Moore originally started walking around the his back garden on April 6th … Read more

After WWII Vet Makes History By Raising  Million for NHS, People Are Calling for Him to Be Knighted

After WWII Vet Makes History By Raising $33 Million for NHS, People Are Calling for Him to Be Knighted

This morning the children have been writing letters and making cards for Captain Tom Moore wishing him a very happy 100th birthday! 🥳💌📮@captaintommoore #makeacardfortom #walkwithtom #TomorrowWillBeAGoodDay pic.twitter.com/HWwWxTN0kM — SRA Primary (@SRAPrimary) April 20, 2020 It has been a little over a week since Captain Tom Moore set out to raise … Read more