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



Blind veteran Roan Webb sailing

East Anglian blind veterans learn to sail in Levington

Through the use of audio navigation units, tactile charts and Discovery Pens, they were able to fully partake in the exciting day of sailing in Levington, near Ipswich.  The blind veterans, who hail from Ipswich, Colchester, Ely and Southwold, fulfi…

29 May 2018 14:00
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Photo of blind veteran Michael Ashman using his Synapptic device in the Brighton centre

Blind Veterans UK issues its 1000th Synapptic device

Michael Ashman, 88 and from Surrey, received the device, a tablet, while attending the charity’s training and rehabilitation centre in Brighton. In doing so, he became the 1000th blind veteran that we've provided a device with. Michael’s sight began…

31 October 2017 10:00
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The Llandudno centre

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…

12 March 2015 12:00
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