Devon in Sight goes up, up and away at Torbay Airshow!

The Torbay Airshow returned with a breath-taking air display programme over the stunning South Devon bay over the weekend of 2nd and 3rd June 2018. The Bay provides a stunning amphitheatre for viewing the airshow. The fabulous Red Arrows gave their first display of the year, and were joined by the iconic Battle of Britain […]

GDPR

New Data Protection Laws – ACT NOW! One of the biggest changes to UK data privacy law comes into effect on 25th May 2018. The General Data Protection Regulation, known as GDPR, is a really positive step towards you having more control over how your personal information (data) is used and how you’re contacted by […]

Jump for Sight

Will you take to the dizzy heights of the Devonshire skies, take the leap, and fly back to terra firma raising awareness for people living with sight loss. You will experience breath taking views of the south west coast and Dartmoor National Park, full support from our dedicated fundraising team, and extra care from the […]

Together Drug & Alcohol Service, launches on 1st April

Together Drug & Alcohol Service, launches on 1st April 2018 with the aspiration to support people to build healthy lifestyles, healthy relationships, healthy families and healthy communities. Anyone aged 18 or over can come to Together Drug & Alcohol Services for support. We are committed to: • Person-centred support: Our aim is for a service […]

National stroke campaign launches

National stroke campaign launches as new figures show larger proportion of strokes in middle age adults New figures reveal that in 2016, 57,000 people had a first time stroke in England4 and around 30,000 died from a stroke1 While the majority of strokes happen to those over 70, a larger proportion of strokes are occurring […]

Little Mermaid – The Circus Sensation – Audio Described Performance

Performed by Metta Theatre Directed by Poppy Morgan- Burton Audio Described Performance: Saturday 28th April, 2.30pm Touch Tour at 1pm  From the team that brought you the smash hit Jungle Book, the award-winning Metta Theatre, an Associate Company of Exeter Northcott, return with their extraordinary new adaptation of Little Mermaid.  With spectacular circus, awe-inspiring acrobatics […]

Up ‘n’ Under – Audio Described performance

Written by John Godber Performed by the fingersmiths  Audio Described Performances: Friday 23rd March, 7.30pm and Saturday 24th March, 2.30pm and 7.30pm Touch tour times to be confirmed. Please contact box office directly on 01392 72 63 63.  The Wheatsheaf Arms rugby team, the laughing stock of Castleford’s Amateur Rugby League 7-a-Side tournament have never […]

The Boy Who Climbed in to the Moon – Audio Described performance

By Theatre Alibi Written by David Almond Adapted by Danial Jamieson   Audio Described Performance: Saturday 17 February, 2pm Touch Tour from 1pm, please meet at theatre’s box office A magical tale of big ideas and sky-high courage… Some pretty odd ideas are floating around Paul’s street. There’s Mabel, whose brother hides under a brown […]

Exciting New Vacancy – Community Support Worker – West Devon

Working for a charity like Devon in Sight can be extremely rewarding. Every day our staff, volunteers and supporters work together to improve the lives of people in Devon who live with sight loss. If you are interested in working for us or volunteering we’d love to hear from you.  Roles                         Community Support Worker Location       […]

Devon in Sight Team wins National Award

We are delighted to announce that Devon in Sight won the Inspirational Service Delivery Award at the 8th Annual Visionary Conference in Birmingham last week. Visionary is the umbrella organisation linking local sight loss charities across the United Kingdom. Devon in Sight Chief Executive Officer Grahame Flynn said, “I was delighted to accept this prestigious […]