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



Mark Threadgold

Blind veterans Mark and Steve to complete three-day Iceland trek

Mark Threadgold, 49 and from Saltdean, was in the gym at our training and rehabilitation centre in Brighton when he first came across the challenge, which will begin on 31 August and has been arranged by The Not Forgotten Association. He says: “One …

30 August 2017 10:00
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Transport Week Brighton

Blind veterans ready and “belted up” for a week of transport related activities

The recent Transport Week, run by our Brighton centre, was a fantastic mix of excursions, activities and talks on various aspects of transport. One of those attending was Ken Hobbs, 94, ex-Royal Army Service Corps who was part of the D-Day landings …

23 August 2017 09:00
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Dunkirk blind veteran Richard Davies

Dunkirk survivor and blind veteran, Richard Davies, tells us his story

He went to camp for what he thought would only be a fortnight. However, on the last day their route march was cut short and they were taken back to the camp where they stood to attention as an Officer told them that war had been declared and they we…

2 August 2017 15:00
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