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



The Llandudno centre

South Wales blind veteran to run London Marathon for military charity

Charlie Parkinson, 38 and from Cwmbran, wants to give back to Blind Veterans UK for their continuing support and decided the best way to do it is by challenging himself whilst raising money for the charity that he says "saved his life". Charlie is tr…

3 March 2015 17:11
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Daughter of Fulham blind veteran thanks Blind Veterans UK for unbelievable support this Mothers Day

The 88-year-old mother and grandmother, Constance Halford-Thompson, began to lose her sight over 40 years ago when she was diagnosed with the hereditary condition retinitis pigmentosa. Her sight has gradually deteriorated over time and she is now reg…

3 March 2015 16:43
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The Brighton Centre

Oxford veteran honoured with special Big Band concert

BBO Big Band is dedicating the concert, being held in Marlow, to Peter Mayhew, trombone player and one of the founding members of the band in 1986. Peter sadly passed away in November and the concert will raise money for Blind Veterans UK, the nation…

3 February 2015 15:43
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