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



Blind veteran John Endres catching a large fish during Fishing Week

Life at sea: our blind veterans enjoy Fishing Week

  The week started with fishing off Llandudno Victoria pier on Monday followed by fishing at Colwyn bay beach on Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday was spent deep sea fishing off the coast of North wales and finally on Friday the members popped in to R…

23 July 2017 09:00
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Black and white photo of 5 unidentified POWs

Our WWI prisoners of war veterans

David Ironside was born in Glasgow in March 1880. He worked as an engineer before joining the Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders in early 1907, serving as a Corporal. David is on the far left of the photograph above, taken at our then headquarters in…

13 July 2017 10:00
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Roy Sinton & Patricia Hodge

Liverpool blind veteran to have fuchsias featured in Hampton Court show garden

Roy Sinton, 92 and from Formby, will be supplying the fuchsias to the garden through Sintons’ Nurseries, the company he founded. He’ll also be making a miniature gardens for the garden as part of a special week of gardening activities for blind veter…

29 June 2017 16:00
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