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Chris Bennet in Blind Veterans UK cycling gear

Magazine editor from Surrey completes 24-hour cycle on Brands Hatch Circuit for our charity

Chris Bennett, 54 and from Bookham, admits the terrain of the course took him by surprise. Despite the gruelling nature of the race, Chris admits that, overall, morale was high, even if the conversation levels eventually suffered as a result. He s…

Date
18 September 2017 09:00
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Blind Veteran Corporal Albert James Mason

Blinded, contracted typhoid, torpedoed

That is what happened to a young South African soldier who became one of our blind veterans in the First World War.

Date
24 August 2017 09:00
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Louise Visminas Royal Parks Half Marathon

Supporter loses more than eight stone for Half Marathon

A woman from West London is preparing to run the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon for us. Louise Visminas, 49 and from Hayes, is taking on the 13.1 mile challenge as part of a wider fitness regime that has seen her lose an astonishing 52 kilos, …

Date
15 August 2017 15:00
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