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Time for pavement parking to hit the road says Guide Dogs

20 Feb 2017 Guide Dogs is calling again on the Government to stop problem pavement parking, following nearly a year of inaction. The charity has launched a new petition urging the Government to make pavement parking illegal, except in...

by admin 4 months ago

Guide dog has given ex-footballer his life back

01 Mar 2017 Dave Thomas, spent the best part of two decades bringing joy to football fans across the country playing for top teams and England at the height of his career. His life changed dramatically sixteen years ago, when sight loss...

by admin 9 months ago

The power of recorded thought

30 Nov 2016 Emotive film, Notes on Blindness is up for a total of six awards at this year’s British Independent Film Awards (BIFA), taking place December 4, including Best British Film, Best Documentary and Best Director. Notes on Blindness,...

by admin 9 months ago

Glaucoma- the thief of sight

18 Nov 2016 About glaucoma Glaucoma is the name given to a group of eye conditions. The main nerve in the eye (the optic nerve) becomes damaged, usually as a result of increased pressure in the eye. This can lead to misty and patchy vision...

by admin 10 months ago

The Government agrees that buses should do the talking

10 Oct 2016 All buses in Great Britain could become talking buses, following a Government amendment to the Bus Service Bill.  This change gives the Transport Secretary the power to require all buses to be fitted with audio-visual technology,...

by admin 11 months ago

Great British Dog Survey

30 Sep 2016 Do you own the nation’s most popular dog? This year, for the first time ever, Guide Dogs launched the Great British Dog Survey. Thousands of dog lovers across the nation shared just how much their four-legged friends mean...

by admin 12 months ago

Guide Dogs Celebrates 25 years of Internet Access

18 Aug 2016 Without the internet, I wouldn’t be me I was three years old when British computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee enabled the internet to be accessible to ‘non-technical’ people with the creation of the World Wide Web. I can’t...