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Gosling Tennis Tournament 2022!

Group photo of the tennis players with their medals at the Gosling Tennis Tournament 2022

There was an excellent presence of Metro members at this tournament, with 9 members taking part in all categories.

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Cricket: Batters Make Hay as Bowlers Toil in the Hot Sun!

Metro cricket team group photo

This time 22 runs were needed, so the task was a little harder, but surely Metro’s Asif was under huge pressure as this was just his fourth over of the season

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See My Voice’s Parasports Festival -19 Aug 2022

Photo of tennis and guide running events-See My Voices Parasports Festival banner -19 Aug 2022

Celebrate the Commonwealth Games with See My Voice’s Parasports Festival! -19 Aug 2022 The free event will allow young people with a disability aged 10-20 and their families to try a variety of sports featured at the Commonwealth Games

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And the winner is … “The game of cricket”!

Group photo of the Metro Devils team on the grass smiling in sun

The Devils had a stressful start to this Sunday match – unsure if all the players could get onto the train at Waterloo and Clapham junction was the start. Then on arriving at Fratton station, one of the book cabs was almost taken by someone waiting at the rank; not that any of the three cabbies knew where to go for Hillsea cricket club. Dropped outside Portsmouth college, the team had to phone Hampshire before the friendly club groundsman appeared out of the bushes on the far side of the road.

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Summer Sight loss Event – Barking & Dagenham – 27 Aug!

Photo of the Valence House Museum on a sunday day with a blue sky text says Summer Sight loss Event at the Valence House Museum

Come along and experience a FREE touch tour of Valence House Museum -A variety of stalls exhibiting, including Metro Blind Sports events on the day, DABD Welfare Department,
Talking Newspapers, Sight and Sound, London Vision, Art and Crafts, Independent Living Agency, London Fire Brigade,Macular Society, RNIB

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