Tag: RNIB

MP Mike walks Eastleigh blindfolded

Eastleigh MP Mike Thornton has been finding out what getting around Eastleigh would be like if you were blind or partially sighted. There many items of street furniture in Eastleigh town centre we take for granted and manage to avoid colliding with without thinking about it but many of these items can be hazardous for…

Can you help RNIB with eye research?

Do you suffer with or care for people with Cataracts or Age-Related macular Degeneration? The Royal National Institute of Blind People is looking for patients and carers to take part in two research projects that will identify what needs to be done to improve access to sight-saving treatments. Arbitrary restrictions to cataract surgery and poor…