The Good Giraffe

Armstrong The Good Giraffe speaks about his acts of kindness

A man who dresses up as a giraffe and carries out random acts of kindness towards people across Scotland has said he does it to feel good.

Twice a week Armstrong Baillie, 32, dons a furry suit his mother made him, before travelling to different places to do good deeds.

He calls himself The Good Giraffe and lives in Dundee with his girlfriend and her daughter.


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cheery (adj) -

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When did you last do a good deed?