News for vision impaired people
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Enter the Vision Pioneer Awards 2016 by Friday 15 April
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Have you thought of visiting Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with a sighted guide?
Have you thought of visiting Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with a sighted guide? Over 40 volunteers have received the Level 1 “My Guide” training and are ready and raring to get guiding!Continue Reading
Vision Impaired bowls is coming to East London – Thur 26th May!
After a successful trial in 2015, we are now launching WBBC first ever VI Bowls season during 2016. Made up of 10 FREE sessions they are open to anyone living with sight loss, in East London or surrounding areas.When: Starting Thu 26th May 2016Time: 2.00pm – 5.30pm Where: WBBC, Lloyds Park off Forest Road, Walthamstow E17. Meeting Point: William Morris Gallery Park Entrance – 1.30pmContinue Reading
Free Tate Britain Audio Description Tour: Town and Country – Monday 18 April
Surveying both the urban and the rural landscape this tour will take you from Town to Country, exploring from the historical to contemporary in the collection. This tour is led by Anna Murray. The talk will take place seated in the gallery with trained picture describers giving a detailed and fascinating description of the works. Sighted companions and guide dogs are welcome. No booking required.Continue Reading
RISE – Richmond upon Thames Inclusive Sports and Exercise event – Sat 16 April!
Free Inclusive Event on Saturday 16th April – Come along and try Wheelchair Basketball, Football, Dance, Boccia, Rugby and lots more. Promoting inclusive and disability specific sports and exercise for people of all agesContinue Reading