Campaigning news from the West midlands
Thank you to over 200 people who have taken the campaign action to help protect vital rehabilitation services. Your support is making a real difference.
Rebecca Swift, Regional Campaigns Officer for the West Midlands, in conjunction with a focus group of local blind and partially sighted people and members of the Solihull Vulnerable Road Users group, is working with Solihull Council to create a street charter.
Robin Walker MP took part in a blindfold walk around Worcester to highlight the challenges that blind and partially sighted people face when getting out and about in their local areas on 30 October.
The brand new New Street Station in Birmingham will be opening its doors in September this year. Find out how you can book onto orientation tours before the station opens.
Councillor Overton, Deputy Leader of Telford Council, took part in a blindfold walk on 20 July with local campaigner John Walker in order to understand the difficulties blind and partially sighted people when getting out and about in the area.