News for vision impaired people
Topics covered include Sports, Events, VI technology and VI campaigns.
How does London move you? London moves me because…
Original Article by https://londonsport.org London sport have been asking Londoners to share with us, through social media, how they are getting active around the city. London Sports campaign ambassadors have been leading figures in promoting our campaign ethos since the beginning. Just what is it about London that gets our ambassadors moving? David Garrido – Sky Sports News … Continue reading How does London move you? London moves me because…Continue Reading
Tandem Cycling: seven pilots needed for seven stokers for 30 July – Ride London 46!
We need seven pilots for seven stokers. So seven of our visually impaired have won places in the Ride London 46 miles on closed roads. Wonderful event, I did it last year on a tandem with Odette!!! Are you free and able to pilot on 30th July for Ride London 46?Continue Reading
Titles won at North East Blind and Vision Impaired Regional Tennis Tournament
James Currie and Monica Smith earned singles and doubles titles at the North East Blind and Visually Impaired Regional Tennis Tournament over the weekend. Nearly 40 players contested nine singles and doubles events at the latest Tennis Foundation Regional Series at the Northumberland Club, in Jesmond, Newcastle.Continue Reading
The deaf-blind can now receive and enjoy television without intermediaries
PervasiveSUB compiles all the subtitles of television channels and sends them to a central server, which forwards them to smartphones or tablets. From there, they are transmitted to the Braille line used by deaf-blind people through the GoAll app, which integrates the software, It is compatible with different Braille lines and controls the speed of the subtitles that are captured directly from the TV broadcast in perfect synchronization.Continue Reading
Paddles Up! At Lee Valley White Water Rafting Centre.
Our small but perfectly formed group recently and literally took the plunge at Lee Valley WWRC, shooting the rapids at this fantastic Olympic venue. Another successful adrenaline filled event , organised with our awesome TPT family partners East London VisionContinue Reading