Campaigning news from the South west
Following objections from us, local residents and other organisations, Devon County Council has abandoned plans to increase charges for social care services.
Following a local campaign, utility company Bristol Water has agreed to include information on their staff identity badges in Braille.
Ben Bradshaw, MP for Exeter, met the sight loss adviser at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital on 6 April, to learn about her vital role for people experiencing sight loss.
Volunteer campaigners across the South West have been urging Police and Crime Commissioner candidates to do more to tackle pavement parking, as part of our Who put that there! campaign.
RNIB campaigners in Newton Abbot are urging Devon County Council to change tactile paving at a busy crossing in the town centre as part of our 'Who put that there!' campaign.