Sunday, 23 February 2014 00:00

Association Member Ian Slack is raising funds for UK Blind Veterans

Association Member Ian Slack is raising funds for UK Blind Veterans

Ian Slack served in the Royal Engineers and was medically discharged in 1997 having lost the sight in his right eye. During his nine years in the Corps he served with the QGE in the Falklands, UK, Hong Kong and Brunei (69 Gurkha Fd Sqn RE and 67 Gurkha Fd Sqn RE).

Throughout 2014, Ian will be undertaking a number of cycling events to raise funds and awareness for Blind Veterans UK.  Attached is an article by Ian detailing the events and his reasons for supporting Blind Veterans UK (formally St Dunstans). Ian's fundraising page can be found at http://www.justgiving.com/FSS2