RPFB supporter Tim Robinson shares his experiences of running the Bath Half Marathon for us in March.
The Royal National College for the Blind has asked us to help share information about their upcoming Have a Go Activity Weekend on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 October 2017.
As part of RNIB’s #HowISee series of films, designed to educate and inform the public about visual impairment, the latest explores what it’s like being a blind or partially sighted mum.
RNC has asked us to help share information about their upcoming Have a Go Activity Weekend on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 March 2017.
Reporter Matt Smart of the North Devon Gazette and local councillor David Chalmers joined Julie Adnams Hatch in Barnstaple town centre this month to learn more about issues faced by people with RP. They were given RPFB sim specs which simulate tunnel vision to give them an idea of the everyday challenges people with the condition can face.
RPFB supporter Alex Innes was recently featured in the Huffington Post, about his efforts to raise funds for our work.
VICTA, the charity which supports children and young people who are blind or partially sighted and their families across the UK, have some upcoming events which you can learn more about.
RP Fighting Blindness has created the roles of Deputy Chief Executive and Trusts & Major Donor Manager to meet expanding remits.
RP Fighting Blindness member Robert Meldrum has designed a chess board and pieces which are tactile enough that a visually impaired player can use them with ease.
The annual Jessie Mole Lecture will take place at Merton College, Oxford University, on the 5th of December, incorporated into the Oxford Updates day.