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



Sports Day at our Brighton centre.  Field athletics have always been popular and here a man is shot putting.

Celebrating National Sporting Heritage Day

Right from our charity’s formation in 1915, Sir Arthur Pearson, our founder, recognised sport as a very important part of the rehabilitation process. That emphasis continues to this day. Below we highlight some of the sporting activities of our veter…

30 September 2017 07:00
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Menin Gate Unveiling copyright Commonwealth War Graves Commission

90th anniversary Unveiling of the Menin Gate Memorial to the Missing

Today (July 24) ceremonies are being held to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the opening of the Menin Gate Memorial to the missing in Ypres. Ypres occupied a strategic position throughout the First World War. Major battles occurred here including…

24 July 2017 08:00
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Wimbledon player Suzanne Lenglen

Wimbledon champion visits Blind Veterans UK

Suzanne is pictured here with two of our blind veterans and a tennis net they had made. Netting was one of the activities which was popular with the men, enjoyed both as a hobby and as an opportunity for them to produce items which could be sold in …

29 June 2017 08:00
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