News for vision impaired people
Topics covered include Sports, Events, VI technology and VI campaigns.
Black Friday: Raise Funds for Free!
With over £1.4 billion spent across Black Friday weekend, it’s a great opportunity to raise money for Metro Blind Sport with every online purchase you make, and, it’s completely FREE! If you use easyfundraising when shopping online, retailers like Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com, eBay, Boden, and M&S will then make a small donation to say, “thank you”.Continue Reading
Photo Exhibit by Blind Photographer
‘Science is not blind’ is a photography exhibition displaying work by David Katz, Susan Meyer and Adrian Korsner. Tuesday 20th November 2018 Photography Exhibition Open 6pm – 8pm
Venue: Camden Image Gallery,174 Royal College Street Camden, London, NW1 0SP
VI Talk Link Day – 24 Nov!
VI Talk are holding a second Link Day at the Pocklington Trust Hub. So far we have confirmations from Amy Edgar from Transport for London and Roy Smith to speak at the event.Continue Reading
Sailing: Taster cruises for new VI crew!
Dates for our VI cruises in 2019 from The East Anglian Sailing Trust (EAST), for you to put on your new calendars! Please note the June weekend cruise and the 2-day cruises are primarily taster cruises for new VI crew. If you know of anyone who would like to try sailing please give them my details.Continue Reading
New Tech for Glaucoma Treatment
The Purdue University glaucoma drainage device is built with microactuators that vibrate when a magnetic field is introduced. Purdue University researchers have invented a new smart drainage device to help patients with glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness in the world, as they try to save their eyesight.Continue Reading