News

Here you can find all of the latest news about the work we do, the events we run, and the resources we find to support blind and partially sighted people across South Wales. You can also sign up to our local newsletters by contacting your local office

Other news

New RNIB Catalogue available

27 April 2021

New RNIB catalogue hot off the press. The print edition of RNIB’s 2021 product catalogue is now available. Braille and audio editions are also on the way. The RNIB Shop will be updated shortly and will include the downloadable accessible PDF of the 2021 catalogue. It’s one copy per household. Customers can also order it over the phone via the RNIB Helpline or we can email their details to [email protected] and a copy will be sent to them.

Workshops on accessible voting

17 March 2021

RNIB Cymru’s Campaigns Officer, Kirsty James, will be running three workshops on behalf of Welsh Government.  Welsh Government want to hear your experiences of voting. The workshop will cover registering to vote, accessing information on democracy, and the general voting process. This is a fantastic opportunity to create changes in the way blind and partially sighted people vote. You can join the workshop by telephone or Microsoft Teams and further information on how to join will be provided when you have confirmed that you want to join in.

Monday 29th March, 14:00pm – Telephone Workshop

Tuesday 30th March 13:30pm – Microsoft Teams Workshop (video call only)

Wednesday 31st March 13:30pm – Microsoft Teams Workshop (telephone call only)

Please let Kirsty know if you would like to attend, and what date you can attend: [email protected]