BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.

15 October 2014

Make this my Homepage make this my homepage  
Archive

BBC Homepage

VIDEO NATION
FEATURES
FILM ARCHIVE
HISTORY

Contact Us



Phil, who has had cataracts since birth, recently underwent 
an operation that improved his sight
WATCH THIS VIDEO 

To view the video you will need REALPLAYER

NEW SIGHT
By Phil Troll
Phil, who has had cataracts since birth, recently underwent an operation that improved his sight. While producing the London edition of the National Talking Express - a stereo tape magazine for the blind and visually impaired - he can now see all the knobs and buttons, whereas before he used to have to feel his way around the controls. Things are a bit overwhelming without sunglasses as his brain isn't used to the light...

Links

     National Talking Express website

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites

Your thoughts about this video

     Closed for comments




Title:
NEW SIGHT
Contributor:
Phil Troll
Length:
2.31 mins
Date:
05 Jan 2003
Source:
Video Nation London
Country:
England - London
Location:
London
Categories:
Disability
Happiness
Health
Work


Latest Videos


A HAPPIER HANNAH


A HARMLESS LIFE


AT PEACE





About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy