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Blind veterans stand in front of the House of Lords

A parliamentary event to launch our new strategy

The occasion, which was kindly sponsored by Annington Ltd, was a chance for us to raise awareness of our work and our new community-based model with MPs, health professionals and our friends from the sight loss and military sectors. Guests also had …

Date
6 July 2018 15:00
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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…

Date
7 June 2018 11:00
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Blind veteran to compete in the Great Pacific Race

When blind veteran, Steve ‘Sparky’ Sparkes steps off the rowing boat, ‘Bojangles’, onto the shores of Honolulu, Hawaii, he will enter the record books as the first vision impaired person to have successfully completed the Great Pacific Race. Steve wi…

Date
23 May 2018 10:00
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