Our supporters and veterans do some amazing things to support our charity.
Women blinded while “minding the fort” on the Home Front
During the First World War the Government requisitioned and constructed purpose-built factories manufacturing military resources. These factories played a significant role in the war effort, especially after the 1915 ‘Shell Scandal’ where a shortage …
18 May 2017 08:00
St. George, the scouts and our charity
In our early years a number of them assisted us at our then headquarters at our hostel in Regent’s Park. In fact there were close connections between our charity and the scouting movement going back to our founder Sir Arthur Pearson and his links wit…
23 April 2017 13:00
Historical Photography Project finds charity stall at Ideal Home Show 1920
In 1920 Blind Veterans UK (then known as St Dunstan’s) had a stall at the Exhibition which was held, as it is today, at the Olympia centre in Kensington, London.
21 March 2017 16:00