Here is the latest news from the Beacon Centre
With the numbers of people living with sight loss set to soar in the coming years the Beacon Centre is working to raise the profile of sight loss across communities.
Here you can find out the latest news from right across the charity.
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Just when you thought Molineux had reached its peak of excitement this season, the home of Wolves FC is to host one more match! This time though it’s the JW Hunt Cup Final which will take place at 7.30PM on 13 May and is a special charity football game to help raise...read more
intu Merry Hill is working with Beacon to improve visual impaired (VI) customers shopping experiences. The new scheme is being launched on 30 April at intu Merry Hill, Dudley and is designed to support those living with sight loss, with a trained member of staff or...read more
Beacon recently reopened the VI (visually impaired) Hub in Hanley – previously known as RNIB Resource Centre – and is now opening its doors to the sight loss community around Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent for a Drop-in session. The free Drop-in session, which is...read more
Beacon’s visually impaired tenpin bowling teams achieved the unthinkable on Saturday and won every trophy at the national blind tenpin bowling finals in Wigan in a flawless performance. The amazing victory saw Beacon’s bowlers take on the best of the best from around...read more
Beacon is calling upon golf fans and amateur players to sign up for the Whistle Foundation Golf Day on Friday 26 April at Staffordshire Golf Club to help support those living with a visual impairment. The Whistle Foundation was recently established by a network of...read more
Beacon, has been chosen to receive a generous donation of £100 from Dormston Masonic Lodge as part of its annual fundraising initiative. Dormston Lodge is part of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Staffordshire, which has a longstanding commitment to supporting charities...read more
Beacon has confirmed it will take over the day to day management of the Hanley Resource Centre, on Albion Street in Stoke-on-Trent which supports visually impaired people. Beacon will be refurbishing the Centre during the first two weeks of April meaning it will...read more
The Beacon tenpin bowling players, played for a staggering 12 hours at Tenpin Dudley in Castlegate Park to help raise vital funds for the bowling team. The challenge involved 30 visually impaired players from Beacons award winning bowling team who played non-stop with...read more
Beacon thanked its supporters and volunteers today by treating them to pancakes at its HQ on Wolverhampton Road East. Donators, volunteers, Mayor and Mayoress of Dudley and other supporters were given the tasty dessert with various toppings at Beacons restaurant to...read more
Wolverhampton North East MP Pat McFadden visited Beacons HQ on Wolverhampton Road East recently to see the most current developments and meet Beacons new CEO Lisa Cowley. Pat was given a guided tour of Beacon and shown the health and wellbeing centre, the art crafts...read more