Royal Blind Press Releases

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

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

Contact:

Davina Shiell, Director of Marketing and Communications, Royal Blind

Tel: 0131 229 1456
Mobile: 07713 987 7970

Email Davina

'Therapony' proves big hit with care home residents

Smiling resident hugs mini Shetland pony

Press Release | 21/09/2017

Residents of a care home for blind and partially sighted older people were paid a visit by a special four-legged friend.

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#Blind4Day: Royal Blind launches blindfold charity challenge

#Blind4Day: Royal Blind launches blindfold charity challenge

Press Release | 26/01/2016

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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‘Name the Buildings’ competition launched in Paisley.

 ‘Name the Buildings’ competition launched in Paisley.

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A competition to name two new buildings that are soon to begin construction has been launched in Paisley.

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Bright future for Braille as charity opens new Scottish Braille Press

Staff gather outside the Scottish Braille Press

Press Release | 05/06/2018

Today, Royal Blind officially opened its new Scottish Braille Press premises and begins a modern chapter in the production of Braille, large print and audio publications for nearly two hundred thousand blind and partially sighted people in Scotland. 

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