RNIB is delighted that blind and partially sighted TV viewers will be able to watch the Opening Ceremony of the Paralympic Games on Wednesday 29 August with audio description (AD). Channel 4 and More4 TV channels will be broadcasting the Opening Ceremony simultaneously and to receive the AD you will need to watch it on More4.
To view More4, simply tune in on these channels, or check your TV listings guide:
On Friday 22nd June, members of WAB joined with representatives of Guide Dogs for the Blind to highlight concerns regarding the new pedestrian crossing measures on High Street and Jury Street in Warwick town centre.
We are currently advising many disabled and older people about accessible journeys to the Olympics and Paralympics as well as how to avoid disruption locally. Contact Sarah Rochford, Communications and Project Co-ordinator for advice and information at