News for vision impaired people
Topics covered include Blind and partially sighted Sports, Events, VI technology and VI campaigns.
Metro’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Friday 25 Nov 2016 at the Union Jack Club!
All members wishing to attend Metro’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Friday 25 Nov 2016 at the Union Jack Club! should email: Roy Smith or call 07803 288083 by Tue 8th November. The Trustees, Staff and Sports Leads are looking forward to catching up with you all and sharing their plans for the following year!Continue Reading
Invitation to London Disability Swimming Club!
Invitation to London Disability Swimming Club! Do you live, work or study in a London Borough, Do you have classifiable disability, Can you swim at least 50 metres . If the above applies to you, then the London Disability Swimming Club invites you to try out for the Swimming club!Continue Reading
Paul Ryb – Multiple Visually Impaired Tennis Champion Interview
Paul Ryb is multiple British Visually Impaired Tennis Champion, former City of London banker, and trustee for a number of sight loss charities – including RNIB. In this #inspirational interview, he speaks to Jill Barkley about his journey through sight loss and his greatest achievements to date. #howisee #RNIBConnect
“Small Changes, Big Difference” calls for improved activity opportunities for VI women
Findings published in a new report today (Monday 17 October) by leading national charities, Women in Sport and British Blind Sport, highlight a need for providers to improve their activity offers for blind and partially sighted women. The report titled – Small Changes, Big Difference, is the first of its kind to explore how sport and physical activity affects the lives of visually impaired women. It looks in depth at their motivations and barriers to becoming more active, and the specific challenges visually impaired women can face when accessing sporting opportunities.Continue Reading
Enfield Vision Focus Day Invitation: 20th Oct!
The Focus Day will be held on Thursday 20th October 2016, at the Disability Resource Centre, 65c Park Avenue, Bush Hill Park Enfield EN1 2HH between the hours of 10-30am/2.30-00pm. if you have any query about the Focus Day call 0208 373 6260Continue Reading