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Garry Morrison indoor rock climbing, low on wall, looking back over his sholder

Blind veteran Garry is intent on climbing to incredible heights

In 2015 Garry lost his sight following a bout of chicken pox.  He explains, “After leaving the RAF I was working on offshore oil rigs, doing crazy shifts, and was absolutely exhausted and run down.  I was unwell but as I thought I had chicken pox as…

Date
3 November 2017 13:00
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People in the community exploring our Llandudno centre

Learn more about Blind Veterans UK with our Llandudno centre open day

  Visitors will have the opportunity to experience the challenges of living with sight loss by trying out several activities using blindfolds and glasses called simi-specs that simulate different forms of sight loss.  Admission is free but donations…

Date
14 March 2017 15:00
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Iraq survivor Craig Lundberg

Iraq survivor Craig Lundberg thanks charity for life changing support

A blind ex-Service man who spent two tours in Iraq following the British invasion 10 years ago today, has thanked Blind Veterans UK for the life changing support it gave him after he was blinded by a rocket-propelled grenade in a fierce rooftop firef…

Date
19 March 2013 12:00
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