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Photo of Francois and Kevin finishing the 2012 Ironman Francois did it
Francois Jacobs, Council’s own Ironman completed the 2012 Spec-Savers Ironman event on 22 April at 22:18:25. Francois' times for...
Photo of Ian Hutton smiling with a cane in his hand Country of the Blind
Ian Hutton Column In my constant quest for light entertainment, I blundered into a CIA website which they’ve cunningly titled, The World...
Institute for the Blind's logo Institute for the Blind latest news
(By Cathy Hugo) Listed! The Institute for the Blind Information Centre (Blindiana Museum and Tactile Fossil Trail) has been listed on SA-Venues!...
A photo of the Vodafone 155 Vodacom launches an easy-to-use mobile phone
Vodacom recently launched an easy-to-use mobile phone designed for the elderly. To find out more about this phone, please click here...
Picture of Thembi and Department of Health and Lions Club representatives Blind Family Receives Help Line
Thembi Hlabangane was the lucky recipient of a house that was sponsored by the Nelspruit Lions Club and the Department of Health. Thembi was...
Photo of rally car - courtesy www.nextcar.com.au The Blind Navigators Rally Club
The FUN-rally happens on 15 July, and entries close 9th July TOTAL is sponsoring BNRC entries, so it will as usual cost you about nothing to have a...
Photo of hands exploring the tactile painting Tactile interpretations at the Iziko Michaelis Collection
Dear William (Editor of Imfama - Council's magazine), I write in response to the remarks about tactile interpretations at the Iziko Michaelis...
Picture of the Green Lantern Poster Mnet to air Audio Described Movie on Sunday 26 August 2012
Mnet will have a live to air Audio Description test movie called GREEN LANTERN which will be available on MNET HD (this is channel 170) this Sunday...
Photo of the head and shoulders of the Cristo (ri)Velato Blind sculptor recreates untouchable masterpiece
By Barbara Cornell – published by Reuters When blind sculptor Felice Tagliaferri was forbidden to touch one of Italy's most famous...
Photo of books with earphones around them, of daisy books, and of a braille book Results of SA Library for the Blind's User Survey
Research was conducted in 2010 on how members experienced seven of the SA Library for the Blind's service areas. The research was conducted by Dr...