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Blind Veterans UK announced as new charity partner of the Monarch Foundation

A new charity partnership was launched on the 27 June between The Monarch Foundation, which organises all of the charitable activity that is carried out by The Monarch Group, and Blind Veterans UK, the national charity for vision-impaired veterans. T…

1 July 2014 13:49
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Blind Veterans UK reaches out to carers during Carers Week

The 9th of June marks the beginning of Carers Week, the week-long national campaign to celebrate and recognise the UK's 6.5 million 'hidden' carers. Blind Veterans UK is supporting the week to recognise the enormous contribution that carers and famil…

6 June 2014 10:45
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Blind Veterans UK announces death of Chief Executive Robert Leader

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Blind Veterans UK's Chief Executive Robert Leader. Robert died peacefully at 6am today (Thursday 17 April), after being diagnosed with terminal cancer in January. He was 66 years old.  Blind Vete…

19 March 2014 17:00
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