Campaigning news from the South west
North East Somerset MP Jacob Rees-Mogg and the Mayor of Midsomer Norton, Paul Myers, joined campaigners on a blindfold walk around the town on Saturday 15 October as part of our 'Who put that there!' campaign.
Dorset County Council has commissioned a new provider for vision rehabilitation services in the county who we met with recently to highlight the need for all services to meet our three step See, Plan and Provide standard.
Volunteers and campaigners gathered in Bristol on Monday 12 September for a workshop on campaigning.
Our campaigns volunteer Michael Hall and Regional Campaigns Officer for the South West Mike Bell have been fighting to save the pelican crossing in West Street, Wimborne, in Dorset.
Campaign volunteers Josie Iles and Steve Hyde were in Bath on 11 July to set out their concerns about a proposed 'shared space' scheme in Saw Close, near to the Theatre Royal.