Random Acts of Kindness

Saturday 13th November marks World Kindness Day

To celebrate we've put together some fun and easy ideas that you can do to spread kindness. Imagine what the world would be like if each person did one kind thing for someone else. Get started making a difference with these simple ideas.

Pick up litter. Spend 10 minutes cleaning a park or your local area

Buy a gift voucher for a friend - our hotels offer all sorts of vouchers from afternoon tea to spa days and rounds of golf

Send flowers to a friend

Say good morning to everyone on your way into work and good evening on your way home

Surprise your colleagues with a kind post-it note on their desk

Go through your possessions and donate items you no longer use to charity

Leave money in a parking metre, ticket or vending machine for the next person

When paying for yourself, offer to pay for someone else too (e.g. in a coffee shop or at a train station)

Give blood

Share positive posts on your social media pages

When you are doing your shopping at your local supermarket, donate to your local food bank

Surprise a loved one with a kind note e.g. in their lunch box/pocket

Write positive online reviews for places you have visited or businesses you have gone to

Buy a lottery ticket and give it to a stranger

Let someone go in front of you in the queue

Donate old towels or blankets to an animal shelter