It only takes a minute… | Banana Crumble
Ads
Join Us

Who said all news is bad news? Not us!

If you have a good news story or amusing article you want to share we would love to hear from you. Click here to fill out form, tell us what has been happening and we may publish your story here.

It only takes a minute...

by Banana Crumble | Dec 12, 2019

All of the 32 teams competing in the FA Cup third round ties will have their start delayed by one minute  as part of a campaign to promote mental health. These matches will take place between 3rd and 6th January 2020.

The campaign has been called the “Take a Minute” initiative and is being run in partnership with the FA’s Heads Up campaign and alsoPublic Health England’s Every Mind Matters Programme. The idea of delaying a match by 60 seconds is such a simple idea but it is one that will reach a massive audience. The idea is for people to take some time to discuss their mental health. People can be reluctant to talk about their mental wellbeing and for footballers to be able to endorse this programme is a great way of reaching so many people. The idea is to say to people that it only takes a minute to start thinking about your mental health. During the minute delay fans will be encouraged to consider the positive impact 60 seconds can have on their own wellbeing or in supporting a friend or family.

Sign up today for your regular dose of good news. Sign up takes 2 minutes.  By signing up, reading, sharing and liking our articles, you are helping us raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust! Thank you!  

Is that really a horse on a bus?!!

by Banana Crumble | Jan 23, 2020

Certainly an image to make us smile!!

Read More >>

Basil Salty - I kid you not!!

by Banana Crumble | Jan 13, 2020
Ads
Ads