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Blind veteran Terry Bullingham awarded the Ted Higgs Trophy at the Founders Day Awards

Talented blind engineer awarded The Ted Higgs Trophy at The Founders Day Awards

The Founders Day Awards are held each year on the 26 March to celebrate Blind Veterans UK's founder Sir Arthur Pearson and his success at rebuilding his life after sight loss. They are given to outstanding veterans and volunteers for their achievemen…

7 May 2014 09:00
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Photo of indoor Tug of War at Brighton centre

Blind Veterans UK launches Tug of War Competition

Blind Veterans UK will be hosting its first 'Tugger's Challenge', a Tug of War competition open to all people over the age of 18 wanting to test their physical strength, at the Llandudno centre on June 29th  2014. This competition is just one of many…

20 March 2014 17:35
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Helen Skelton calls on public to tackle ultimate 100k challenge

The Countryfile presenter is supporting Blind Veterans UK's 100k London to Brighton Walk, which challenges participants to complete the whole 100k in less than 24 hours. Helen, who also presented Blue Peter for five years, joins Paralympian and Olymp…

13 March 2014 15:55
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