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Lyn Powell

Blind veteran Lyn discovers an easy way to cook his favourite meals!

In September, 89 year old blind veteran Lyn visited our Brighton centre. He mentioned to our ROVI [Rehabilitation Officer for the vision-impaired] Jenny he was struggling to cook using his oven. After a little thought Jenny decided to introduce Lyn t…

Date
2 December 2016 11:44
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Battle of the Somme trip

Blind veterans visit the battlegrounds of the Somme and Ypres

Their trip started at Newfoundland Park, an area of the Somme battleground which is now a memorial named after the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, 800 of whom served with the British and Commonwealth Armies. The park serves as a memorial to all Newfoun…

Date
28 September 2016 17:06
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Walter and Helen Exall

Couple to attend Queen’s Patron’s Lunch with charity that brought them together

The lunch will be taking place on the Mall outside Buckingham Palace this June (12/06) and is being held to recognise the more than 600 organisations that hold The Queen's patronage. Walter and Helen Exall have been invited to represent Blind Vetera…

Date
9 June 2016
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