Campaigning news from the South west
Steve Hyde, Regional Assistant Campaigns Officer for the South West, and Connect Community Facilitator Sophie Fox payed a visit to the Dorset Blind Association on 2 March, where would-be campaigners were given the chance to find out more about RNIBs work.
We’re thrilled that Volunteer Campaign Coordinator Steve Hyde has now joined the campaigns team as Regional Assistant Campaigns Officer for the South West.
Steve Hyde, Regional Assistant Campaigns Officer for the South West, and Jenny Hodges, Volunteer Campaign Coordinator, were recently consulted by Bristol County Council over proposed new styles for kerbs between cycle paths and pedestrian walkways.
We recently met with North Somerset MP Jacob Rees-Mogg, to discuss making local streets accessible, and the Government's 'Work, Health and Disability' Green Paper.
Jenny Hodges, our Volunteer Campaign Coordinator in Bristol, has recently had a fantastic campaign success in her quest to tackle overgrown shrubs and hedges as part of our Who put that there! campaign.