Only more research will stop people going blind!

Two million people in the UK are currently living with a significant degree of sight loss. Yet only 2% of all medical research is directed at eye disease. Without more investment in research the number of people with significant sight loss is predicted to double to four million by 2050. Please help us combat blindness now.

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Big Blind Walk

National Eye Research Centre is delighted to be the nominated charity partner for the Big Blind Walk in 2018, when Julian Jackson, founder and director of the social enterprise VisionBridge, will walk almost 1,000 miles from Land's End to John O'Groats during an eight week epic journey.

Joint Award with Fight for Sight Announced

National Eye Research Centre is proud to be partnering with Fight for Sight in a Joint Small Grant Award


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  • Big Blind Walk

    Julian Jackson will undertake his Big Blind Walk from Land's End to John O'Groats , a journey of almost 1,000 miles and taking around seven weeks during April, May and June. Follow this epic challenge here and please support him with a donation. Read more

  • Come along and enjoy a fundraising Garden Party ....

    Come along an enjoy a fundraising Garden Party at Pinkney Park on Sunday 8 July 2018 .... Read more