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Metro Doubles Tennis 2018 Results!

Metro Doubles Tennis 2018 Group Photo

On behalf of all players and Metro Trustee’s a massive thank you to Julie, Steve Pilcher  and Linda  Almond and all the amazing volunteers on the day for a very successful tournament.  Once again the day run smoothly with players enjoying a great day at which 20 Blind and Partially sighted player played Tennis!!

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Youth VI Swimming Gala 5 May!

BBS National Youth Swimming Gala 5 May

Hosted by British Blind Sport, this event has been held successfully for over 20 years and is the only VI specific youth swimming competition in the UK, always attracting participants from across the country. Open to all abilities whether you are a beginner or competitive swimmer come and have a go!

Free entry for all blind and partially sighted children aged between 8 to 17 years old.

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Joanna runs the Big Half -ELVIs

Joanna Lally runs the Big Half

We met up with Joanna at Kennington Park in South London to film an interview about her run for East London Vision at The Vitality Big Half marathon in March.

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Naqi runs the Big Half – VICTA!

Naqi runs the Big Half - VICTA!

I have embarked on a challenge that I have never done before! I will be
running a half marathon (The London Big Half) with my wonderful guide runner
John on the 4th of March.

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Private Evening View – Tate 18 Mar!

An evening private view of the impressionist in london Tate Britain

An opportunity to visit this exhibition on the evening of Sunday 18th March 2018 between 18.00 – 20.00 with an Audio Description tour at 19.00. If you would like to attend this ate please could you rsvp either by email or telephone. Contact: Marcus Dickey Horley email: Marcus.DickeyHorley@tate.org.uk or call 07733110244 

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