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



Robert Eddison sat outside reading a notepad

London blind veteran releases best-selling book of 300 one-liners to enrich your day

Robert Eddison has written a book of 300 original one-line aphorisms, covering around 150 subjects, ranging from food to political correctness. Alongside a long career as a highly-respected journalist and playwright, Robert has recorded every origin…

25 October 2017 19:00
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Monarch Airlines

Blind Veterans UK comment on corporate partner Monarch Airlines ceasing trading

As well as supporting the charity by raising money through a number of events and on-flight collections, the airline and the charity teamed up to deliver ‘sighted guiding’ training into Monarch Airlines’ cabin crew training programme.  The training …

2 October 2017 11:58
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Photo of blind veteran Peter Knight with grandson Adam Knight standing in a garden

Grandson of Nottingham RAF veteran urges others to refer their loved ones to us this Grandparents’ Day

  Adam, 27, from the Hockley area of Nottingham, said: “We’re really close as a family and it was difficult seeing my grandad battle sight loss, particularly as he’s a man who values his independence. But since joining Blind Veterans UK, he’s learne…

29 September 2017 10:00
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