Welcome to the Craic On podcast

Group being interviewed and laughingA rich mix of local conversation, news and stories from local people, presented by the familiar voices of our current team: Michael, Sharon and Joe.

Craic On

Craic On, produced by RNIB in Northern Ireland, features a rich mix of news and views from the sight loss community. Whether you’re affected by sight loss, are blind or partially sighted or you know someone who is, this is your podcast. Your voice, your stories, your lives! Formerly Sound Vision Online.

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The Craic On podcast joins a growing family of other great RNIB podcasts which includes The Weekly Connect, Tech Talk and Read On Air

In episode 5

  • Chloe and Stephen talk about the sort of discrimination and unhelpful attitudes they’ve faced because of their sight loss when applying for jobs.
  • Eleanor burke shares her story of why she decided to set up a support group for people across the island of Ireland who live with the eye condition Aniridia.
  • Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr Julie Silvestri appeals to people living with Macular Degeneration or (AMD) to take part in a medical trial to find out if a new magnifying lense, called the OriLens, is helpful in improving vision
All that and, our usual ‘What’s the Craic’ and ‘60 Second Share’ features.

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It’s all about you!

We want to hear your experiences of sight loss, your tips or life hacks. Get in touch with the team and together we can start a conversation. Why not record an interview with someone or record a comment or question and send the audio file to us to be part of the next podcast.

With your help we can make this podcast a place to discuss what it's really like living with sight loss, for everyone in Northern Ireland and beyond.

Call and speak to us on Tel: 028 9032 9373 or Email: craicon@rnib.org.uk    

Join the conversationon Facebook or Twitter using the hash tag #CraicOn.

How do you listen to the Craic On podcast?

You can find Craic On and other RNIB podcasts online:

  • at the Audioboom website at www.audioboom.com/channel/craic-on,
  • by subscribing to our podcast or RSS feed through your preferred App on your smartphone or tablet,
  • or via the RNIB Info Line by dialling 020 3432 1488 and follow the instructions. Go to option three for Connect and then option four for the Craic ON podcast.

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