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



Blind veteran Dennis Brett in RAF fighter plane

Blind veteran, Dennis enjoys special visit to RAF Memorial

Dennis is 92 and was born in London.  He joined the RAF as an Aircraft Mechanic in 1942 rising to the rank of Leading Aircraftsman. He served at various air bases in Yorkshire during the Second World War and thereafter in Italy, Egypt and Palestine.D…

01 June 2017 16:00
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Photo of Milena Murphy standing next to a blind veteran, who is sat down and holding a cup of tea

Age no issue for Brighton students volunteering at the Brighton centre

Milena Murphy, 17 and currently at Brighton College, along with Dan Egelstaff, 18 and currently at Sussex University, started volunteering with the charity for separate reasons, though have each found the experience enriching and fulfilling far beyo…

24 March 2017 16:00
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Volunteers June 2014

Blind Veterans UK celebrates Volunteers Week!

Blind Veterans UK are celebrating Volunteers week through various events that will include quizzes, afternoon tea and the presentation of certificates and sending out of thank you cards to our wonderful volunteers. Victoria Dickenson, head of volunte…

03 June 2014 09:55
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