Visually Impaired Bowling Focuses on sight loss

The Beacon Blind Bowling team, took on a sighted team from the Prince’s Trust to help shine a light on National Eye Health Week. But the game was played with a twist, as players from the Trust wore simulation specs to mimic living with sight loss on Wednesday...
Budding Journalists Wanted for Talking Newspaper

Budding Journalists Wanted for Talking Newspaper

The Black Country Talking Newspaper, which provides audio news to those living with sight loss and other disabilities, is appealing to budding and amateur journalists to join its rank of volunteers. The free service, which is run by sight loss charity Beacon, is a...
Charity Golfers Play Blind to Drive Funds for Beacon

Charity Golfers Play Blind to Drive Funds for Beacon

Four keen golfers will play 18 holes wearing simulation specs, to experience playing golf with a sight loss condition, on September 20 at The Chase Golf Club in Penkridge to help raise money for Beacon. Katrina White, Simon White, Jamie Lowman and Stephen Terry all...
Experience and Understand Sight Loss at Beacon

Experience and Understand Sight Loss at Beacon

Ever wondered what life would be like with sight loss or how to support someone at home or work living with a visual impairment? Black Country charity Beacon is giving people a chance to sign up for several free training sessions to better understand and support...