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Hugh Megarry training another blind veteran Len

Hugh proves blindness is no barrier to being an IT whizz

Hugh is based at the charity’s Llandudno centre where he works as an instructor to vision impaired members on their use of technology. Hugh says, “I thoroughly enjoy the job and love passing on information to other members with sight loss as I am un…

19 April 2018 13:00
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Blind veteran Eddie with his Founder's Day Award

Blind veteran Eddie receives our Founder’s Day Community Award

He was nominated for the award by one of the charity’s community support workers Lorraine for his “unlimited enthusiasm and willingness to help Blind Veterans UK encourage others to receive support from the charity.” “It was wonderful to come and me…

29 March 2018 11:00
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Photo of blind veteran Ralph Baines and his wife Maureen being presented with a cake for their diamond wedding anniversary.

Diamond delight: Celebrating a special anniversary

Blind veteran Ralph and his wife Maureen, who were taking a holiday at the centre, were surprised with cake, applause and a serenade from staff and veterans to mark their diamond wedding anniversary. Ralph served in the Royal Army Service Corps as a…

1 March 2018 11:00
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