Press Room

Our press office handles all media enquiries for Royal Blind and our sister charity Scottish War Blinded.

The small team drives news and feature articles in addition to providing a timely and efficient and reactive media service. 

Contact:

Davina Shiell, Marketing and Fundraising Manager, Royal Blind

Tel: 0131 229 1456
Mobile: 07713 987 797

Email Davina

Historic Edinburgh business to expand after record growth

City West building

Press Release | 18/04/2017

An historic Edinburgh business will relocate to a larger premises as it prepares to boost its workforce.

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Managers sought for brand new services in Paisley

Architect's image of the new development

Press Release | 13/04/2017

Talented managers are being sought for the rare opportunity to head up two new services for blind and partially sighted people in Paisley.

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Royal Blind School to offer 52-week residential places

Royal Blind School to offer 52-week residential places

Press Release | 20/03/2017

A specialist vision impairment school is introducing 52 week residential care for its pupils.

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Royal Blind Group receives Investors in People accreditation

Royal Blind Group receives Investors in People accreditation

Press Release

Scotland’s largest visual impairment organisation has received an award recognising its commitment to its employees.

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Deputy First Minister visits Royal Blind School

Deputy First Minister visits Royal Blind School

Press Release

The Royal Blind School played host to the Deputy First Minister today (Wednesday 22 February).

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Chief Executive of Royal Blind to step down

Chief Executive of Royal Blind to step down

Press Release

 
The Chief Executive of Royal Blind and Scottish War Blinded has announced his retiral.
 
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Fundraisers challenged to go ‘blind’ for a day for visual impairment charity

Fundraisers challenged to go ‘blind’ for a day for visual impairment charity

Press Release | 08/02/2017

People across the country are being challenged to blindfold themselves for a day to raise money for Scotland’s largest visual impairment organisation, Royal Blind.

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Ladies tee up £720 for sight loss charity

Ladies tee up £720 for sight loss charity

Press Release | 14/12/2016

Paisley Golf Club got into the spirit of giving as they held a festive fundraiser for a sight loss charity. 

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Unique signed Braille Harry Potter book goes on sale for sight loss charity

Unique signed Braille Harry Potter book goes on sale for sight loss charity

Press Release | 28/11/2016

Harry Potter fans and rare book collectors are being offered the chance to get their hands on a unique signed Braille edition of the first book in the famous series.

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New service for visually impaired adults officially opened in Edinburgh

Nathan and MSP Neil Findlay

Press Release | 07/11/2016

A ribbon cutting ceremony has marked the official opening of a new residence for visually impaired adults with complex needs.

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