Gadget Gordon – The Kitchen Timer

One gadget that I use daily is my mechanical kitchen timer, just rotate the dial on any amount of minutes up to one hour and it will ring when the time is up. I have had it for a few years, one from the R.N.I.B which has a raised dot for each minute. I use… Continue Reading Gadget Gordon – The Kitchen Timer

OrCam Experience

Last week I experienced OrCam for the first time at the Macular Group meeting which takes place on the last Thursday of every month at Wiltshire Sight’s St Lucy’s Sight Centre. I don’t have a macular eye condition but wanted to see OrCam after hearing about it several times over the last year. OrCam is… Continue Reading OrCam Experience

Radio star

Did you catch our radio interview on BBC Radio Wiltshire? Sight Adviser Krista Elmes gave a fab interview on our ‘Looking out for Sigh’t training programme for care home staff. If you’d like to listen to, you can catch up on the BBC Wiltshire Breakfast Show ‘Listen Again’ for Simeon Courtie Thursday 13 August at… Continue Reading Radio star

Sight loss information day – Gorse Hill 8 September

Keeping track of the latest equipment, information and services available to anyone with sight loss is not easy. That’s why we’re organising  a free information event in Swindon to showcase what’s on offer. Representatives from the major suppliers of low vision aids and assistive technology products will be on hand to demonstrate the latest tech… Continue Reading Sight loss information day – Gorse Hill 8 September

News blog

Welcome to our news blog. Here we’ll post latest news and comments around issues connected with sight loss – we hope you find our blog useful and informative.