The CEO of the National Ploughing Association, Anna May McHugh, has today made an impassioned plea for people to take their eye care health seriously. The power house behind the long running rural event, joined with the National Council for the Blind of Ireland in calling for people to prioritise regular sight tests, with an …Read More about Queen of the Plough urges people to get tested for AMD
Sightless Cinema Listening event Lighthouse Cinema, Smithfield, Dublin on Wednesday 27 September at 6:45pm –running time 90min – Booking: www.eventbrite.ie Tickets €5 ‘Inspiring, captured the imagination’; ‘impressive mix of comedy and honest insight’ – audiences responses to Sightless Cinema 2016 Gather in the darkened Lighthouse Cinema for the première of Sightless Cinema …Read More about Come to the Premiere of Sightless Cinema!
Sightless Cinema 2017-2018 -Radio drama workshop for people who are blind or visually impaired People with sight loss in South County Dublin are being invited to participate in an exciting project which will see them making new radio dramas about their experiences of the world. ‘Sightless Cinema’ is now in it’s …Read More about Sightless Cinema 2017 – 2018
Do you want to ensure you can exercise your constitutional franchise and vote? The NCBI Library and Media Centre would like to hear from you if you are interested in receiving future Referendum information in accessible formats (audio, Braille or large print). The NCBI Library and Media Centre is currently updating its …Read More about REFERENDUM 2018
Carlow VEC was the venue for a recent cookery course for people who are blind or vision impaired. The educational facility, which also funded the course, was tutored by Chef, Siobhan Flynn. Participants Ellen Kavanagh, Karen Kealy and Michael Soames undertook the course over a six week period. They were taught how to cook …Read More about Cooking up delights at Carlow VEC
NCBI has the most wonderful supporters ! Donegal lady Bridie Mac Nally is organising a dance in aid of NCBI on Friday 25th August. The event takes place in Point Lodge, Quigleys Point, Co. Donegal with entertainment by John Harley . The fun starts at 10pm , running till 1.30 pm Raffle for spot prizes …Read More about GET YOUR DANCING SHOES ON FOR NCBI!
The National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI) is holding a series of nationwide meetings in a bid to engage with people who are directly affected with sight loss. The meetings are being held to focus attention on the difficulties people who are blind or vision impaired encounter in their daily lives. The sight …Read More about NCBI HOLDS SERIES OF NATIONWIDE MEETINGS
Are you up for the NewsFour NCBI Fashion Makeover Challenge? Do you live in the D4 catchment area? If so write into the paper,firstname.lastname@example.org, and tell them why, in one sentence, you would like to be dressed top to toe for around €30 in our fabulous Ringsend shop! We can’t wait to meet the …Read More about Are you up for the NewsFour NCBI Fashion Makoever Challenge?
The Leitrim Rose dropped into the NCBI Carrick on Shannon shop this week for a shopping experience with a difference!. 27 year old Primary Teacher Erin Moran from Ballinamore jumped at the chance of participating in the NCBI Fashion Makeover Challenge, saying she is a devotee of charity shops and likes to support …Read More about LOVELY LEITRIM ROSE STUNNING AT NCBI FASHION CHALLENGE!
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