In Touch: News for Blind People

In Touch: News for Blind People

News, views and information for people who are blind or visually impaired. Presented by Peter White every Tuesday evening from 20:40 on BBC Radio 4.

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  • Speaking across the Generations.

    Tue, 22 Apr 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    Two visually impaired people in their twenties, exchange experiences of schooling, family and employment, with two visually impaired people in their seventies.

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  • Talking Newspapers; blind golfer; Sue Townsend

    Tue, 15 Apr 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    RNIB answers criticisms about its take-over of the National Talking Newspapers service; a blind golf club captain and a fond farewell to author Sue Townsend.

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  • 2 charity chief execs; In Touch at The Races

    Tue, 8 Apr 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    14 days remaining

    We speak to incoming charity chief executives Miriam Martin and Tony Rucinski, and then we head off to the race track to profile blind race-horse owner Alan Pickering.

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  • Accessible Websites; VIP Advisor website

    Tue, 1 Apr 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    7 days remaining

    The European Parliament has voted in a draft law to make all public service websites accessible, we ask what impact it will have in the UK? And an online audio peer support service

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