Direct links to other websites involving volunteering, the visually impaired or talking newspapers, that you may find useful.
BRITISH WIRELESS for the BLIND
Smartphone App on Apple or Android Listen to all participating TN’s in UK
Copy to phone search https://www.bwbf.org.uk/tn-app/download/
Braintree District Voluntary Support Agency
An information and resource service to community and voluntary organisations offering advice and assistance with funding, training, recruitment, volunteers, publicising events and much more.
Talking News Federation
The national site for local talking newspapers. Mid Essex Talking Newspaper is a founder member.
Talking Newspaper Association of the United Kingdom
The organisation which provides taped versions of national newspapers and magazines to the visually impaired.
Brentwood and District Talking Newspaper
A chatty site about the talking newspaper in this part ofEssex. Includes a tour of the recording studio, current events and a look at the newspaper’s history.
Wymondham and Attleborough Talking Newspaper
A lively site with lots of information and news about the newspaper’s activities as well as biographies of some of the volunteers.
Bedfordand District Audio News
Well worth a look at this relatively new site taking a different view of the world of local talking newspapers.
Royal National Institute for the Blind
Very well designed, easy to access and full of information for the visually impaired