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



Rugby blind veterans with the Mayor of Rugby

A visit to the Mayor’s Parlour for our Rugby blind veterans

Cllr Mahoney, who served in the Queen’s Own Hussars cavalry regiment, has made ‘service’ the theme of his Mayoral year and said he was delighted to meet some of our inspirational blind veterans from the local area:  Tina Browne, our Community Team …

9 July 2018 13:00
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Brian shares his story this Diabetes Week

Brian was just 17 and a half years old when he joined the British Army in 1948 as part of the Royal Tank Regiment.  During his Service he worked as a steam engine stoker before passing the rigorous training to join the Royal Marines. He spent more t…

12 June 2018 12:00
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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…

23 May 2018 10:00
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