News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted
Charity Blind Veterans UK runs autonomous vehicle trials.
Tue 12 Mar 2019
Specialist college sells half its site. VI chef teaches VI novices to cook.
Tue 5 Mar 2019
How Dr Damion Corrigan got to the top of his field of science.
Tue 26 Feb 2019
A look at a new way of booking assistance on trains for visually impaired passengers.
Tue 19 Feb 2019
A gene therapy breakthrough targets age-related macular degeneration.
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Complaint from a guide dog owner about lack of support after her dog was attacked.
Tue 5 Feb 2019
Blind tenants are concerned about proposed changes to a charitable housing scheme.
Tue 29 Jan 2019
The closure of an RNIB centre in Bristol, and a play inspired by life at a blind school.
Tue 22 Jan 2019
Should sighted guide runners receive medals upon completing the London Marathon?
Tue 15 Jan 2019
Will Deafblind activist Helen Keller be voted in as a 20th century icon?
Tue 8 Jan 2019
Should fines be issued for inaccessible websites? The Bird Box Challenge.
New Year's Day 2019
Three audiobook recommendations to kick off your New Year’s reading.
Christmas Day 2018
Peter White meets Dame Joan Plowright at her home in Sussex.
Tue 18 Dec 2018
Two blind people share stories of life-changing events
Tue 11 Dec 2018
Publishers call for VAT to be abolished on digitally-downloaded books.
Tue 4 Dec 2018
The special challenges facing visually impaired students at university.
Tue 27 Nov 2018
Blind actor Ellie Wallwork stars in the upcoming episode of Doctor Who.
Tue 20 Nov 2018
The demise of Fuss Free Phones, and a group to help younger visually impaired people.
Tue 13 Nov 2018
Behind the scenes on Remembrance Sunday.
Tue 6 Nov 2018
Two projects researching the future of navigating our streets; a prize for innovation.
Tue 30 Oct 2018
Rubbish recycling problems and Leonardo da Vinci's eye condition.
Tue 11 Sep 2018
What is the secret of success with public speaking?
Tue 4 Sep 2018
A school for visually impaired children with additional disabilities is being closed.
Tue 13 Mar 2018
The Partially Sighted Society's Anita Plant on their relaunch and Louise Gaw on lighting.
Tue 3 Oct 2017
Jackie Brown and Robin Christopherson are in a spin over inaccessible washing machines.
Tue 29 Aug 2017
What underlies the question, 'Is your partner visually impaired or sighted?'.
Tue 22 Aug 2017
With 16-year-old poet Grace Marsh and seasoned actor Karina Jones.
Tue 15 Aug 2017
How to hear America's solar eclipse. Allan Hennessey: Cambridge's top law graduate.
Tue 8 Aug 2017
What is it like to lose your sight and then get it back?
Tue 1 Aug 2017
How do you describe a circus to blind children?
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