Sarah Champion MP backs veterans’ charity

Sarah Champion MP backs veterans’ charity

SARAH Champion met former servicemen and women with sight loss as she backed a military charity’s campaign.

The Rotherham MP attended a reception held by Blind Veterans UK, which helps former services personnel to lead independent lives.

Around 6,000 veterans in Yorkshire are battling severe sight loss, the charity has estimated.

Ms Champion said: “I’m pleased to pledge my support to Blind Veterans UK and its No One Alone campaign to ensure that no veteran in Rotherham will have to battle blindness on their own.

Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/102719/mp-backs-veterans-charity.aspx

Blind Veterans UK: http://www.blindveterans.org.uk/

No One Alone Campaign: http://www.blindveterans.org.uk/no-one-alone/

Sarah Champion MP: http://www.sarahchampionmp.com/

2 thoughts on “Sarah Champion MP backs veterans’ charity

  1. Any MP, Lord, Cllr, member of the community et al can always mention ‘civilians’ and their trauma, hurt and pain.

    Nobody does though, which I find really, really sad.

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