Events and Outings


The Society organises a number of events throughout the year an example of these  are:

  • Museum visits
  • Racetrack driving day


                                     Visit to the Coronation Street Set


Museum Visit

  • Canal Walk with sighted assistance and followed by a light lunch
  • We work with the Challenge Team to provide a shared experience for our members
  • Volunteers thank you evening
  • A summer street collection in the Blackburn Town Centre
  • Christmas Fair with a baking stall and craft stall
  • Christmas meal – 2014 at the Oak Royal Golf Club
  • Christmas meal – 2015 at the Spread Eagle at Mellor
  •  Boundary Mill Shopping visit and lunch
  • Short First Aid Awareness Course for people with a sight loss – British Red Cross
  • Sight Village Manchester


                                  Working With Our Macular Support Group


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                           First Aid Training Sessions with the British Red Cross

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DSCN2059    An excellent training session to fit round our blind and visually impaired service users. Our Thanks to Eric and Peter from The British Red Cross for their time, skills and knowledge and for one of the best mornings we have undertaken.

Christmas Meal 2015 at the Spread Eagle at Mellor


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iPad & iPhone Workshop by Glen Sheader from Action for Blind People



October Barge Trip and Lunch

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                                       Guide Dogs and Wheelchairs Always Welcome