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Our Project Gemini has been nominated for a Soldiering on Award

Project Gemini was set up in May 2011 for British and American former Service personnel who were have lost their sight. Its objective is to share knowledge of rehabilitation and training for veterans with sight loss and to strengthen relations betwe…

Date
21 March 2017 16:00
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An incredible embroidery on display at St. Paul’s Cathedral for the first time in over 70 years.

St Paul’s Cathedral displays stunning altar embroidery by blind veteran.

World War One soldier, Sergeant-Major George Eades, was one of 133 wounded First World War soldiers, who embroidered an incredible frontal nearly 100 years ago which will go on display at St. Paul's Cathedral for the first time in over 70 years.Born …

Date
10 April 2014 15:00
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Anne Diamond and Blind Veteran Bob Early

Anne Diamond interviews Bob Early on BBC Radio Berkshire

On Thursday 31st January 2013, 98 year old Blind Veterans UK member Bob Early, was interviewed live by Anne Diamond on BBC Radio Berkshire.

Bob spoke about his time of serving in WW2 and his covert operation in Germany where he identified…

Date
01 February 2013 09:00
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