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



Photo of Seren Jackson volunteering at the Llandudno centre

Age no issue for Old Colwyn volunteer

Seren Jackson, 17 and currently studying for her Welsh Baccalaureate, has recently started volunteering at our training and rehabilitation centre in Llandudno. She says: Indeed, Seren’s passion for art meant she was a natural fit at the centre’s e…

2 May 2017 11:00
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Photo of blind veterans playing pushball at Regent's Park in 1916

Pushball: an unusual game in Regent’s Park

Pushball originated in the United States in the late nineteenth century. Its creator, Moses Crane of Massachusetts, watched a lot of American football but felt that he and other spectators often struggled to see the ball. He thought a very much large…

26 April 2017 22:00
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Carol Davies collecting Founders Day Award

Carol Davies is presented with award for outstanding work

Carol was nominated for the award at our annual Founder’s Day Awards primarily in recognition of her work in setting up a social group for blind veterans. The group, called GOAL, which stands for Get Out and Live, was established by Carol and fellow …

17 April 2017 09:00
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