Scottish War Blinded Blog

Read about the wide range of experiences enjoyed by Scottish War Blinded members as well as events, news and community projects.

St Valery and Stalag XXB: WWII veteran's story of survival

World War Two veteran, Jimmy Johnstone, aged 99

A World War Two veteran who lived through the 1940 Battle for Saint- Valéry-en-Caux and five years as a prisoner of war recalls his experiences.


Posted: 05/06/2020 | Scottish War Blinded


Volunteer Week 2020

Photo of James Whyte

Volunteers' Week is held between the 1st and 7th of June every year. It is the week in which we recognise volunteers and give thanks for the fantastic contribution that they make.

Posted: 01/06/2020 | Scottish War Blinded