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



Ken Towsey holding photo

Blind Veterans UK launches campaign for public to rethink veterans

As the country enters its annual period of Remembrance, we are calling on the public to rethink who they consider to be a veteran in a bid to reach the thousands of ex-Service men and women battling severe sight loss would could be missing out on ou…

1 November 2017 16:00
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Blind veteran Robert Ware

Look out for signs of sight loss in your loved ones this summer

We often see a spike in applications for our charity following holiday periods, which we attribute to referrals from relatives who have visited a grandparent or elderly rel…

22 July 2017 08:30
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90 year old blind veteran celebrates new relationship this Valentine’s Day

Harry was discharged from the RAF in 1948 as an Aircraftman. It was years later when Harry’s sight started to deteriorate due to age-related macular degeneration, leaving him with very little sight in one eye. Then suddenly a blocked blood vessel in…

9 February 2017 11:00
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