Charity News



Blind veterans on stage at Mammia Mia with performer and London support team leader Matthew

“Friday night and the lights are low”

“Mama Mia, how could they resist you?” Our veterans met the cast on stage, dressed in their finest outfits, who explained the layout, how the scenery was moved and where the doors and windows were, to enable our veterans to visualise it all in their…

27 December 2017 10:00
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Photo of blind veteran David Barten with his granddaughter Hana Barten arm in arm

Hana to run Royal Parks Half Marathon for her grandfather

Hana Barten, 23 and originally from Colchester, decided she wanted to give something back to the charity in memory of her grandfather.She says: Hana, whose late grandfather, David Barten, known among friends and family as Tiger, served as a Desert …

31 May 2017 11:00
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Photo of Jeremy and Emma Greville-Heygate after they'd both run the London Marathon standing outside Buckingham Palace

Rutland pilot completes London Marathon for us

Jeremy Greville-Heygate, 55 and from Burrough on the Hill, completed the world famous course with his wife, Emma. Jeremy finished the course in four hours twenty-six minutes, while Emma completed it in five hours six minutes.He says: He continues: …

2 May 2017 10:30
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