Our supporters and veterans do some amazing things to support our charity.
Our blind one-armed doorman – who was Sgt Hetherington?
This presents an issue for us with our Historical Photographs Project when trying to identify people – particularly those with more popular surnames such as Smith or Brown.
8 March 2017 10:00
Suffolk blind veteran to take on 100k challenge for Blind Veterans UK
Despite last year’s triumph, Colin and Russell have their sights set on beating their previous time of 24 hours and 29 minutes, while making sure that certain traditions are honoured. He says: “If all goes to plan, we’ll shave a good few hours off o…
3 March 2017 13:00
Our Historical Photography Project discovers VADs in Regent’s Park
They came to prominence during the First World War when their roles included administration of auxiliary hospitals and nursing homes. Many served in military hospitals, became ambulance drivers, civil defence workers, welfare officers or made clothes…
22 February 2017 16:00