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28th March 2019

Tate Britain Audio Description Tours

Audio Description Tours at Tate Modern this season:

Monday 15th April 11.00 - 12.15

Meet in the Manton Studio from 10.00 for refreshments 

Free - no booking required

Mike Nelson - The Asset Strippers

Monday 20th May 11.00 - 12.15

Pleae meet in the Manton Studio for refreshments

Free- booking is required - only 20 places available

Tates Coffee Roastery - coffee tasting

Sunday 23rd June 18.30 - 20.30

Vincent Van Gogh in London - A private view for blind and p/s people only

Free - RSVP 

Drinks reception in the Manton Studio

 For more information telephone Marcus Dickey-Horley 07733 110244 or e-mail










21st March 2019

Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind (MSSC)

MSSC will be holding their AGM on Tuesday 9th April at The Guardian Centre, 67 Clarendon Road, Merton SW19 2DX

Meet at 7.30 for 8.00 p.m. start.

After formal business there will be an opportunity to chat while complimentary wine and cheese are served.  For catering purposes please contact MSSC to say if you are attending and if you have any special dietary requirements.

RSVP or telephone 07500 913 223

If you would like to be met at Colliers Wood Station or nearby bus stop please contact MSSC.




20th March 2019

Moorfields Eye Hospital Move To New Site

You may be aware that Moorfields is moving to a new site and Oriel has been formed to be an advisory group.  Oriel are hosting a variety of consultation meetings throughout London.

To enable you to share your views and opinions and for more information on dates and venues please contact Bhavini Makwana on 






14th March 2019

Professional Vision Services Demo Day

Professional Vision Services in association with Sutton Vision invite you to regain your independence and to continue to do the things you love!  Come along to our low vision drop in day, where we will be demonstrating all the latest technology including our brand new CCTV glasses, something revolutionary for the partially sighted!

Date: Wednesday 1st May 2019

Time: 10.00 a.m. - 2.30 p.m.

Venue: Sutton Vision, 3 Robin Hood Lane, Sutton, SM1 2SW

Please call Vanessa on 020 8409 7166 to book an appointment or e-mail 

11th March 2019

Merton Sports and Social Club for the Blind (MSSC)

We thought it was time to get the indoor bowls mat out again and repeat our popular Bowls and Bulls-eye theme with a mini darts tournament running alongside the bowling.  There will also be the usual range of board games available and a chance to beat MSSC's resident Connect 4 champ.

As usual the bar will be open and tea and coffee available. A light snack will also be on sale.

WHERE: The Guardian Centre, 67 Clarendon Road, SW19 2DX

WHEN: Tuesday 19th March 2019

TIME: 7.30 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.


TEL: 07500 913 223

Please let us know if you would llike to be met at Colliers Wood Underground Station or a nearby bus stop.