Other campaigning news
As part of Envision’s campaign to make coffee shops accessible, we need as many blind and partially sighted 18-30 year olds to mystery shop in as many coffee shops as possible.You have until Tuesday 28 October to complete the survey so please mystery shop today!
South West volunteer campaigner Josie Iles has been successful in persuading her council to reign back plans to remove pedestrian crossings and kerbs in Keynsham. Josie spoke to us about why shared space could be two little words you won’t want to hear.
RNIB volunteer campaigners Gerry and Anne Taylor took Durham North MP Kevan Jones and Police and Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg on a blindfold walk around Durham city centre on 3 October to highlight the difficulties people with sight loss face on a daily basis.
Campaigners across Nottingham and Leicester have been taking advantage of the new and improved services at Nottingham’s Capital FM Arena.
RNIB campaigner Hazel Slater took Catherine McKinnell, MP for Newcastle North, on a walkabout on 1 October along the streets around her home to raise awareness of the difficulties she faces on a daily basis.