News for vision impaired people
Topics covered include Blind and partially sighted Sports, Events, VI technology and VI campaigns.
London ParkRun List
London ParkRun List with direct links – We believe that the parkrun events are accessible for those that are VI because they: have a strong sense of community spirit and mutual support and encouragement , are not races, and hence non-intimidating, allow dogs (including guide dogs) do not require special equipment. We also have a large number of parkrunners who are trained and willing to be running guides.We are incredibly keen to welcome the VI community to parkrun.Continue Reading
Final Day- Vote Now! – METRO AWARDS 2015
Last Day Vote Now ! – METRO AWARDS 2015 vote for Best Sportswoman, Best Sportsman, Best Achievement, Best Junior, Best Volunteer/Coach NO LATER THAN 9th November 2015. Call Ian on 07814 751643Continue Reading
Brent – FREE Multi Sports Event – 21 Nov 2015
Brent VI is a taster day for visually impaired children and adults. Goalball, Walking Football, Dance, Trampolining, Athletics and Judo! Sign up today! Call Willesden Sports Centre 020 8955 1120Continue Reading
Science Museum’s family visual impairment day – 14 Nov 2015
The 14th November has proved to be very popular with bookings. It has been so popular that we are looking to put on two performances of our audio described show and our immersive story telling. If you would like to take up one of the final spaces in any of our events listed or know any … Continue reading Science Museum’s family visual impairment day – 14 Nov 2015Continue Reading
Champions decided at National Visually Impaired Tennis Championships after record entry!
“We are delighted to have had a record entry this year for the National Visually Impaired Tennis Championships and we had an exceptionally high level of tennis,” said David Hardman, the Tennis Foundation’s Disability Development Manager for London & South East.Continue Reading