16th April 2012, 6.28pm
BCAB has been awarded £9700 under the Supporting Change fund from The Big Lottery. This grant is an extention of our very successful EyeT4All funding. The purpose of the grant is to evaluate EyeT4All and prepare for its future. We will analyze the statistics we have gathered from venues and... More BCAB awarded Supporting Change tgrant
31st March 2012, 8.38pm
Kevin Russell is leading BCAB's application to appear on the BBC's weekly Radio 4 charity appeal programme. The BBC has been supporting UK charities since 1923, by providing broadcast time on its flagship BBC 1 and Radio 4 networks. If successful, BCAB will have the opportunity to put together a... More BCAB applies for BBC charity appeal
23rd March 2012, 5.05pm
In 2011 we successfully registered BCAB as a UK trademark. We wanted to protect the BCAB brand and the excellent reputation the British Computer Association of the Blind has built up over the past forty years or so. With the success of the EyeT4All project still fresh in our minds, the board of... More BCAB applies for EyeT4All trademark
21st March 2012, 3.22pm
Léonie Watson recently met with Helen Grant MP at Portcullis House in London. The meeting was an opportunity to promote BCAB's work, and discuss ways in which BCAB could work with Helen to promote digital inclusion for blind and partially sighted people. The meeting came about because BCAB... More BCAB meets Helen Grant MP
12th March 2012, 11.45pm
With help from the Awards for All lottery fund, Derek Naysmith and Léonie Watson attended the 27th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, on behalf of BCAB. The purpose of the trip was to promote BCAB and the advocacy work we've been doing around web... More BCAB at CSUN 2012