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Laura and Harry running the RSBC Blindfold Run 2017

Laura and Harry's Blindfold Run story

This will be the fourth year that Harry and Laura will be running the RSBC Blindfold Run together.

Mum Cheryl and daughter Lily. Cheryl is running the 2018 RSBC Blindfold Run.

From diagnosis to independence - Mum Cheryl's story

Lily was diagnosed with Coloboma, an underdevelopment of the eye that happens in the womb, at the age of three.

Runners having their picture taken at the Blindfold Run

The RSBC Blindfold Run's event village is back

The Blindfold Run is back for its fifth year, and it's already set to be the biggest event yet!

Alice with her dad at the playground

Alice's Story

Alice's parents, Gemma and Matt, are running this year's RSBC Blindfold Run 2018 in aid of their daughter, Alice, who was born with a congenital cataract in her right eye that has left her visually impaired.
Young people chatting and smiling

RSBC Dorton College Ofsted Report

RSBC's Dorton College has received a "Good" rating from Oftsed (September 2018).
Young people in a group with their AQA award certificate

Eurodesk is opening up opportunities for visually impaired young people.

In September this year over 100 visually impaired young people were awarded with AQA accreditations, covering a variety of activities and life skills. Awards were given for money management, writing a manifesto, health and safety and everything in between.
RSBC members outside Lee Valley Velopark where they enjoyed a day of cycling and netball

Arsenal FC - Video

Find out what happened when some of our Health and Well-being members challenged Arsenal Football Club players David Ospina, Emi Martinez and Carl Jenkinson to a game of blind football
Text says I won't let blindness defeat me, #everyblind child and Sasha is looking determined

Have you met a blind child? - Video

Two thirds of people in the UK have never met a blind child. These people won’t know many vision impaired children often face challenges that makes achieving their dreams harder than it should be. Many children go on to achieve their dreams, but this isn’t always the case. It’s time to stand up for #EveryBlindChild in the UK.
Every Blind Child van set against the background of the English countryside, with rolling hills and fields. Dark clouds sit draped across the night sky.

#EveryBlindChild Launch - Video

On Wednesday 31st January 2018 we launched our #EveryBlindChild campaign. We kicked off our nation-wide tour at Granary Square in Kings Cross, where artist Robert Montgomery and RSBC CEO Dr. Tom Pey spoke about the charities ambitions and how this campaign is going to help us reach the 36,000 blind children in the UK.

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