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



Black and white photo of some of Arsenal football team being blind folded to play football against blind veterans in Regents Park

Arsenal v Chelsea - blind veterans play ball

This weekend sees the FA Cup Final taking place at Wembley between Arsenal and Chelsea. We really do not know where we should stand on the question of which team to support.  Our relationship with both teams goes back many years. Many of our First Wo…

25 May 2017 09:40
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Photo of blind veterans playing pushball at Regent's Park in 1916

Pushball: an unusual game in Regent’s Park

Pushball originated in the United States in the late nineteenth century. Its creator, Moses Crane of Massachusetts, watched a lot of American football but felt that he and other spectators often struggled to see the ball. He thought a very much large…

26 April 2017 22:00
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Portrait photo of blind veteran Steven Gill

Blind veteran from Suffolk to take on fastest zip line in the world

Steven Gill, 57, will be raising money for our charity, which he credits with helping him to regain his confidence as he came to terms with his sight loss.Steven, who served at John Moore Barracks in Kent with the Royal Military Police, says: It w…

4 April 2017 13:00
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