Richard’s Top Tips

Richard Bowman Devon in Sight's Sight Loss Adviser shares his top tips for people who are blind and partially sighted.

Richard Bowman has lived with sight loss since the age of 14. Over the years Richard has developed an extensive knowledge of Information Technology and supporting people having worked as an IT Manager for the Enham Trust and volunteered for the following charities Andover VIPs, the Macular Society and Age UK.

When he relocated to Devon it wasn’t long before he started volunteering for Devon in Sight. We were thrilled to offer Richard a paid role as Sight Loss Adviser in March 2019.

Richard Bowman Top Tips


How to apply for a Disabled Persons Rail Card

Check out the website and follow their simple steps:

  • You can Check that you are eligible
  • You can apply online
  • Alternatively, you can download and complete their application form and post it with a copy of your evidence of eligibility and payment to:

National Railcards, PO Box 10776, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, LE65 9FA

Disabled Persons Railcard