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RNIB Cymru’s rugby guru Gareth Davies is one of the star players of the UK’s Visually Impaired rugby team currently competing at the World Cup in Japan.
Eleven of our campaigners from across South Wales swapped places with Stagecoach bus drivers to raise awareness of the difficulties blind and partially sighted people face when using public transport.
RNIB Cymru’s Gareth Davies is playing as part of the UK Visually Impaired rugby team at the World Cup in Japan.
A man from North Wales who ran the Wrexham Half Marathon in February is now hoping to tackle the London Marathon next year.
Steffan Carter, 36, first laced up his trainers for the Village Bakery Wrexham Half route on 17 February. Steffan took on the race with Brian Mapp, 53, and Tom Owen, 36, in memory of their friend and colleague Jamie Davies.
Jamie, who was partially sighted, was a valued member of the IT support team at Wrexham County Borough Council. He passed away in March 2018 aged 46, leaving his wife Cathie and daughter Bethan.
A Carmarthenshire couple has collected over half a million stamps in support of RNIB’s Stamp Appeal.
Rhian Rowcliffe, 58, and Kevin Rowcliffe, 62, both from Pencader, started collecting stamps for the charity in 2016 following the Christmas period.
The RNIB stamp appeal helps us to make a real difference to the lives of partially sighted people across the UK. Stamps are sold by weight and £20 is raised per kilogram.
The couple initially aimed to collect 10,000 stamps but lost count after reaching the half a million mark.