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22/04/2020 - 9:57

An 89-year-old with macular disease has stepped up to the 2.6 Challenge to support others living with the condition. 

21/04/2020 - 11:26

Coronavirus is affecting almost every area of life at the moment and it is impossible to ignore the impact it is having on all of us – our hearts go out to all those who have lost lives and loved o

20/04/2020 - 11:44

Organisers of the UK's major mass-participation events - including the London Marathon - have launched a campaign to help charities plug an expected £4bn income shortfall.

16/04/2020 - 11:26

We have launched a new ‘Pop-up’ Connect by Tech service, which will see one-on-one telephone support helping visually impaired people to make the most of things like tablets and smartspeaker, while

15/04/2020 - 9:08

Retinal surgeons are urging patients not to ignore any sudden onset of vision loss or dark shadow in their vision during the coronavirus crisis and to seek urgent medical treatment.

14/04/2020 - 11:13

The Macular Society has produced audio versions of the Prime Minister’s recent communications to households in the UK, so they are accessible to those living with visual impairments.