News for vision impaired people
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Public Votes & Metro wins £6,000!
Metro Blind Sport is to receive a £6000 Community Award from the Freemasons following an unprecedented public vote. The charity was one of many to be nominated by Freemasons in London, with local people voting to decide the level of their Award. They were part of 178,801 people who voted across England and Wales.Continue Reading
FREE Ten Pin Bowling -13 Sept!
Are you up for a free game of Ten Pin Bowling? Come and join TPT volunteers on Wednesday 13th Sept, Meeting at 1.20pm at the Passenger Assistance Reception at Euston Station, Call: 07773 582708Continue Reading
Walking app to combat inactivity!
Search ‘Active 10’ to download the free app which shows how much brisk walking you are currently doing and provides tips and encouragement on how to fit ten-minute bursts of brisk walking into your daily routine.
To download the Active 10 app, search ‘Active 10’ in the app store
London Sport: An Active Inclusive Capital
A Strategic Plan of Action for Disability in London An Active Inclusive Capital builds on the Blueprint for a Physically Active City to highlight the role we all have to play in supporting deaf and disabled Londoners to be as physically active as non-disabled Londoners. Achieving these goals requires cultural change, and cultural change is not dictated, but shared and shaped … Continue reading London Sport: An Active Inclusive CapitalContinue Reading
FREE Coached VI Swimming Returns to Greenwich!
ome along and swim with SELVis! Here is another wonderful opportunity for you to receive 10 FREE coached swimming sessions, coached by a level 2 coach; who has previous experience of working with blind and partially sighted people. We will also offer an additional lane for those who want to swim for fun or exercise. Contact: Hassan Khan on Tel: 020 3815 3660Continue Reading