Resources For The Visually Impaired

Audio information services
Other sources of audio information and entertainment

Talking News Federation
TNF is an umbrella organisation that represents the interests of local Talking Newspapers in the UK.

Calibre Audio Library
Free audio library service of over 8,000 books including 1,400 books for children.

Listening Books
Listening Books provides a postal and internet based audiobook service.

National Talking Newspapers and Magazines (RNIB Newsagent) 
National newspapers and magazines in audio format.

Infosound
Infosound produces free information, in audio, for vision-impaired people on subjects that directly affect living with sight loss.

Services for blind and partially-sighted people
Local and national charities

Sensory Services by Sight for Surrey
County-wide help for people with sight problems. Located at Rentwood, School Lane, Fetcham, Leatherhead.

Royal National Institute of Blind People (R.N.I.B.)
The leading UK charity offering information, support and advice to people with sight loss.

British Wireless for the Blind Fund 
Providing high quality, easy to use audio equipment,  specially designed and adapted for listeners with sight loss. All radios are made available on free loan to blind and partially sighted people who meet the criteria. Radios are also available to purchase through BWBF Direct.

Local Newspapers and Talking Newspapers

Dorking Advertiser
Dorking’s local newspaper.

Surrey Mirror
The local newspaper for the county of Surrey.

East Surrey Talking Newspaper Association
For listeners in the Reigate and Banstead area.

Bookham & District Talking Newspaper
For listeners in Bookham and Ashtead, Horsley and Leatherhead.

Roundabout Talking News
For listeners in the Horsham area.