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



Photo of supporter Carl Payne in running kit for half marathon showing off his medal

Ex-Royal Navy veteran from Birmingham overcomes cancer to take on fitness challenges for Blind Veterans UK

53 year old Carl Payne, from Frankley, served for 26 years in the Royal Navy, including time in the Falklands. He left Service nine years ago, and now works in security at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham. Despite having a kidney removed du…

17 October 2014 11:00
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Staff member Ellie King and showing blind veteran  Isaac equipment

Daughter fundraises for Blind Veterans UK after Aldershot stepfather reads again for first time in four years

Ellie King is organising a car-boot sale on Sunday 19 October at the Country Market off the A325, six miles from Farnham, to raise money for Blind Veterans UK. 69 year old Isaac Fyfe of Aldershot trained as a barber before spending 14 years in the Pa…

2 October 2014 09:50
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Photo of volunteer Tom Dalby in Blind Veterans UK logo running vest

Loughborough Armed Forces supporter tackles "tough run" for Blind Veterans UK

28-year-old Quorn resident Tom Dalby will take part in the Bupa Great North Run on Sunday 7th September for Blind Veterans UK. No stranger to the Armed Forces, Tom runs the Defence Discount Service. Backed by Prime Minister David Cameron and the Mini…

1 July 2014 16:29
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