Our supporters and veterans do some amazing things to support our charity.



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…

23 May 2018 10:00
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Blind veteran Bryan joins demonstration on shared space

The day of action involved a demonstration and march to 10 Downing Street to hand in a letter calling for a review on shared space schemes. Shared space is an urban design approach that removes features such as curbs, traffic lights and crossings. I…

2 May 2018 16:00
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A headshot photo of a smiling Billy, dressed in a blue shirt

Blind veteran Billy nominated for prestigious Soldiering On Award

As well as receiving his own support from Blind Veterans UK, Billy is the charity’s Rehabilitation and Liaison Officer in the training and rehabilitation centre in Llandudno. His role sees him mentor and motivate our beneficiaries. Regarding his nomi…

12 April 2018 10:00
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