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Nicholas Martin playing keyboards

Blind Veterans UK to play host to world-famous organist Nicholas Martin

Blind Veterans UK, will play host to Nicholas Martin at its Llandudno centre on Queen's Road next month. A noted virtuoso, Nicholas first became fascinated by organ music in 1969 on a family visit to Blackpool. Only five years old at the time, he ove…

12 June 2014 11:20
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An incredible embroidery on display at St. Paul’s Cathedral for the first time in over 70 years.

St Paul’s Cathedral displays stunning altar embroidery by blind veteran.

World War One soldier, Sergeant-Major George Eades, was one of 133 wounded First World War soldiers, who embroidered an incredible frontal nearly 100 years ago which will go on display at St. Paul's Cathedral for the first time in over 70 years.Born …

10 April 2014 15:00
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Photo of David Divine running in GB shirt

Paralympic sprinter David Devine calls on public to tackle 100k endurance challenge

Partially-sighted Paralympic sprinter David Devine, who won two Bronze medals during the London 2012 Paralympics, is among four Olympic and Paralymic athletes who have lent their support to the Blind Veterans UK's 100k walk challenge, saying: "It is …

14 March 2014 16:00
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