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There shall be an Audio Described performance of Moment(o)s by Elaine Paton at Chapter, Cardiff on 29th June.

The production has grown from Elaine's acclaimed production, "Moment(o)s of Leaving" at Whitchurch Mental Hospital last year. This new show is a reflection on Elaine's personal journey through mental unwellness.

There is an audio described performance on 1 July, and a BSL interpreted performance on 29th June. As well as these described and interpreted performances, the show runs at Chapter in Cardiff, between Tuesday 27 June - Saturday 1 July @ 7.30pm.

Further information can be found on Chapter's website

RNIB Cymru transcription team win bronze award

Congratulations to RNIB Cymru's Transcriptions Team, who have won a bronze award at the New York World's Best Radio Programmes Awards for the Welsh language narration of David Walliams’ ‘Cyfrinach Nana Crwca’ (Gangsta Granny), narrated by actress Hanna Jarman.

You can find out more here.

General Election 2017 - Share your voting experience

If you have a vision impairment and were eligible to vote in the UK General Election 2017 (whether or not you actually voted), please complete RNIB's 'Access to Voting' survey on your experience.

You can access the survey here.

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