HEARTWARMING stories of communities pulling together in a time of crisis are just what we need right now.

This week’s paper was filled with examples of some of the amazing acts of kindness there have been in response to the coronavirus.

There are sure to be plenty more positive stories going around and there will no doubt be many more in the weeks to come.

In these desperate times we are living in, they are the perfect reminder of all that is good about humankind.

Amid all the doom and gloom, our communities are working together to bring a smile to the faces of those being shielded in their homes from Covid-19 and show they are not being forgotten.

And no matter how long the lockdown lasts, the defiant message is loud and clear – our communities will not be broken by this pandemic.