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Graham Richards and Damian Hinds

Blind Veterans UK welcomes updated Certificate of Vision Impairment form and Explanatory Notes in England

The CVI form is issued to patients assessed by a consultant ophthalmologist as being vision-impaired. The form is then sent to social services who work with the person to assess what help and advice they need. The form also records data for research…

Date
17 August 2017 10:00
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Naz in sports gear holding his gold medal following the 2016 Royal Parks Half Marathon

Blind veteran from Oxfordshire to compete in Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

Naz Niner, 40 and originally from the Isle of Wight, will be competing in the famous challenge, now in its tenth year, for the second time. Aside from being an opportunity for Naz to push himself and take on the 13.1 mile route, last year’s event a…

Date
02 August 2017 14:00
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Blind veteran John Endres catching a large fish during Fishing Week

Life at sea: our blind veterans enjoy Fishing Week

  The week started with fishing off Llandudno Victoria pier on Monday followed by fishing at Colwyn bay beach on Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday was spent deep sea fishing off the coast of North wales and finally on Friday the members popped in to R…

Date
23 July 2017 09:00
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