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BWBF joins forces with another charity to help North Yorkshire blind

British Wireless has teamed up with another sight loss organisation to support more visually impaired people in Scarborough, Whitby and Filey.

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Trust donation will support Scotland’s visually impaired

Visually impaired people in Scotland will benefit thanks to a grant British Wireless has received.

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Radio listening figures rise in last quarter of 2016

Figures released today show the number of people tuning into their radios every week increased during the last quarter of 2016.

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John and Janet Baines

Successful 2016 Christmas appeal has now closed

We have now closed our Christmas appeal for 2016 – and it’s been one of the most successful ones to date.

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Winston Churchill appeal

A piece of BWBF history

On this day in 1965, the state funeral of Sir Winston Churchill took place – so we’re looking back at our history and our links with the former British Prime Minister.

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Schoolgirl and mum have locks chopped to support British Wireless

A kind-hearted schoolgirl and her mum have had their hair cut to raise money for British Wireless and support another cause.

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Car crash survivor talks about how his radio has helped him

A British Wireless recipient who lost his sight after being in a car accident has spoken about the comfort his radio brings.

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Rod Sparkes demonstrating one of our Sonata sets

Volunteers needed to help visually impaired in central England

British Wireless is looking to recruit some new volunteers to help the visually impaired people it supports in Birmingham, Staffordshire, Leeds and Manchester.

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Loppylugs trust donation could provide more than 40 radios

British Wireless has received a generous donation which could provide more than 40 people with specially adapted radios.

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Grants will support visually impaired people in Cumbria

Donations from two trusts will provide radios for more than 20 blind and partially sighted people with equipment.

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Three grants will benefit visually impaired around the UK

Visually impaired people across the UK will benefit from three grants which British Wireless received throughout November.

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