News and updates from London Vision

Here you can read the latest news, responses and press releases from across London Vision.
  • News

    “How I feel, how I cope and how I adapt…” Stargardt’s disease

    Elise Heron is studying at university, working out at the gym and living her best life - all while coping with the impact Stargardt's disease has on her vision.

  • News

    Paralympic Games – my story

    As well as being London Vision's Development Manager, Jonathan Ward is a Paralympic athlete, having attended four Paralympic Games. Learn more about Jonathan and his experiences of the Paralympics in this new piece!

  • Health

    One year of the Managing Sight Loss course

    We've been delivering Managing Sight Loss for over a year! Read this new piece to learn about the impact of the course, how many attendees have taken part and the most successful sessions.

  • News

    Additional dockless bike scheme to hit London streets

    A new dockless rented bicycle scheme is coming to London. This time it's carbon neutral and electric, but presents many of the same issues blind and partially sighted pedestrians have with previous schemes.

  • Accessibility

    Democracy Volunteers: Special election report

    Read Democracy Volunteers' report into experiences of voting for blind and partially sighted voters in London during the 2021 Mayoral elections.

  • News

    Cash acceptance reinstated across TfL network

    Transport for London will be reinstating cash at nearly all the stations that became cashless at the beginning of the pandemic. This is a great outcome for blind and partially sighted Londoners.

  • Health

    London Mayoral election 2021

    The London Mayoral elections are days away. Do you know what promises the candidates have made to disabled Londoners?

  • News

    London mayoral manifestos have greater focus on statues and drugs than disabled people

    The manifestos from London’s mayoral candidates have a greater focus on statues and drugs than disabled people, according London Vision's research.

  • News

    London Vision appoints four new trustees

    On 23 April, London Vision appointed four new trustees to the board: Peter Richardson, Jamile Burns, Carl Feghali and Fiona Costley.

  • News

    Bhavini Makwana to represent London Vision on Tier safety board