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Pens for blind people – ‘best thing since sliced bread’

PEOPLE with sight loss can now ‘see’ their drawings, thanks to a new 3D printing pen.

On your marks for the blind and visually impaired Brad-a-thon

WE’VE all heard of marathons, triathlons and pentathlons. Well, on your marks now for the brand new BRAD-A-THON – an action-packed 24-hours event in July that will involve blind and visually impaired people taking part in all sorts of fun activities..

Jean, 90 and blind, gets hooked again, thanks to new angling...

NINETY-year-old Jean Sussock can’t believe her luck! A keen angler until her sight began to fade almost 40 years ago, Jean thought her fishing days were well and truly behind her.

Morgan Foundation helps blind people to be more active

BLIND people across Merseyside are to get help to take part in a range of activities from tandem cycling to theatre visits, thanks to a donation from The Morgan Foundation.

NatWest app improves mobile banking for blind

NatWest has improved its mobile banking app for blind and partially sighted people.

Blind people deserve better than this . . .

BLIND and partially sighted people continue to face discrimination and exclusion – and are missing out on crucial support – say leading sight loss charity RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People).

Dame Shirley’s blind advertising campaign slammed by uni prof

A NEW advertising campaign featuring celebrities Barbara Windsor (pictured) and Dame Shirley Bassey imagining what it is like to be blind has been slammed by a top blind academic.