Thank you Titman-Firth Design Agency

We would like to say a big thank you to local Peterborough Design Agency Titman Firth who have recently taken on the maintenance of our website.  They are generously donating the hosting of the PAB site on an ongoing basis and providing dedicated support as and when we need..

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Great Turnout for the Annual Hunstanton Trip

Image of PAB members and friends stood in a large group outside Old Westgate Church

The annual Hunstanton trip was a huge success and very well supported by PAB members and their friends and volunteers. The sun was shining and a brilliant day was had by all. A big thank you to our volunteers who helped guide on the day – without your assistance some..

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Walking Group

Image of visually impaired members in the countryside on a hot sunny day with volunteers standing in a group facing the camera

The walking group had a great time on Friday with a stroll around Maxey Lakes. The sun was shining so a short walk was enjoyed before stopping for refreshments at our Vice Chairman’s cabin. If you are interested in joining our walking group contact the office on 01733 344844..

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Busy at Craft Club

A great time was had by all at Craft Club this week. PAB members were hammering nails and painting – scroll all the way down to see what they made! Craft Club takes place every second Tuesday of the month (except for August when it will take place a..

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Vote for us at Tesco!

Tesco Bag for Life Logo

Peterborough Association for the Blind calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco’s bag fund! Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects...

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A Buzzing Time!

PAB member feeling the Bee Hive

We had a great time with Beekeeper Sue the other week at yet another fantastic PAB orgnaised activity. Sue explained to us about how bees live and work in a hive and why there are different types of honey.  Members were able to get up close to the hives and commented on what..

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Special Tour at Peterborough Cathedral

On Thursday 12th April, 11 members and 10 volunteers met at the Peterborough Cathedral for a touch tour. The Cathedral staff, Vanessa, Lynne and Guy, had worked hard to make sure we were all able to get the most out of the tour and had arranged for us to experience..

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Two Peterborough Charities Working Together

Group Image of Craft Club with Louise from NGNPUK showing off their handmade syringe bags

Peterborough Association for the Blind (PAB) and No Gain No Pain UK (NGNPUK) have been working in partnership to produce syringe bags for the members of NGNPUK. The PAB’s visually impaired craft club meet once a month and decided to put their crafty skills to good use for the..

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Walking Group – Friday 13th April

Pictured are approximately 9 people of the PAB walking group standing on a field and path on a winters day smiling for the camera

Our next walk is planned for Friday 13th April.  We will meet outside the entrance to Asda Supermarket in Peterborough town centre at 11.00am.  From there we will be taking a leisurely stroll alongside the river, to The Boathouse Pub in Longthorpe, where will stop for lunch before heading back along the same route...

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