Charity News



Blind Veterans UK volunteering has gone international!

The book, ‘Recovery from Hell’, documents Steve's experience serving with the Marines in Iraq and his journey to recovery with the help of Blind Veterans UK. Having served in the Coldstream Guards in the 1980s and before transferring to the Royal Co…

7 June 2018 11:00
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Black and white photo of blind veteran Lewis Trinder and his wife Vera on their wedding day in 1948

Going platinum: WWII blind veteran Lewis celebrates 70th wedding anniversary this Valentine’s Day

Lewis, 93, married his wife Vera, 90, on 14 February 1948. 

Lewis says: “We met when we …

8 February 2018 12:00
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Valued Volunteer Robin

An added value of Robin’s is that he always feeds back to us on the places visited. Robin takes notice of the facilities available and how easy, or otherwise, it was to accompany a person with sight loss around the venue. This is very useful informa…

4 December 2017 15:00
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