Organisations that provide recorded news, magazines and books

RNIB Newsagent – delivers more than 200 popular and best-selling publications in various formats

Insight Radio  – the Radio Station of RNIB (also on Freeview, channel 730) 

Infosound  – provide recorded articles on subjects of interest to blind and partially sighted people, available individually or in a monthly audio magazine

BWBF – the British Wireless for the Blind Fund provides high quality, easy to use audio equipment which has been specially designed and adapted for listeners living with sight loss

Calibre – a free recorded books service


Local organisations that support people with impaired sight

Forest Sensory Services – previously known as Forge, this charity is the first local supplier of sensory support in the Forest of Dean

Insight Gloucestershire – formerly the Gloucestershire County Association for the Blind


National organisations that support people with impaired sight

Royal National Institute for the Blind

The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association


Organisations for talking newspapers

The Talking News Federationwhere you can find out about talking newspapers across the UK.