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Here is the latest news from the Beacon Centre

Beacon supports over 3,000 people affected by sight loss across the West Midlands.  

Here, you can find out the latest news from the charity.

If you are a journalist and need case studies or spokespeople, we can help.

Please email the team at supportus@beaconvision.org. 

What’s On December 2022

We have lots of activities taking place at Beacon and in the community each month. You can find details of some of the sessions taking place in December below. If you are interested in joining any of our sessions, please call us on 01902 880 111 or email...

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A festive gift with a twist

THE Beacon Centre for the Blind has created a braille gift tag to help visually impaired people to find their own gifts under the tree this Christmas. It’s been produced by the charity’s digital manufacturing hub Fab Lab which is based at its West Midlands based...

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Get your tickets for Beacon’s Santa Run

FESTIVE fundraisers can sign up for Wolverhampton’s Santa Run in aid of the Beacon Centre for the Blind. Tickets are on sale for the 5k event at Wolverhampton’s West Park which is hoped will be bigger than ever with a record number of early entries signing up in 2022....

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What’s On November 2022

We have lots of activities taking place at Beacon and in the community each month. You can find details of some of the sessions taking place in November below. If you are interested in joining any of our sessions, please call us on 01902 880 111 or email...

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Bright for Sight Day

This picture shows Mary and Sarah from Beacon wearing brightly coloured wigs and holding some brightly coloured balloons in our Sedgley reception area. Everyone is being urged to go bright for the Beacon Centre to support those with sight loss. The charity, which...

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What’s On October 2022

We have lots of activities taking place at Beacon and in the community each month. You can find details of some of the sessions taking place in October below. If you are interested in joining any please call us on 01902 880 111 or email enquiries@beaconvision.org to...

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What’s On September 2022

  We have lots of activities taking place at Beacon and in the community each month. You can find details of some of the sessions taking place in September below. If you are interested in joining any please call us on 01902 880 111 or email...

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What’s on August 2022

 We have a range of activities taking place at our centres in Sedgley and Stourbridge every week.  Some of the sessions taking place during August include: Tandem biking - Monday, August 8th. Join us for a tandem bike ride in Bobbington. We will provide the bikes and...

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Commonwealth Games road closures

Unfortunately, we’re having to close a number of our sites on Thursday, August 4th because of the road closures that will be in place for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Cycling Time Trial. Our Sedgley and Stourbridge centres will both be shut along with our...

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