Talking newspapers for blind and visually impaired people in Oxford & district

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OXTALK Chair’s annual report 2014

Posted on 25 November, 2014

Please click to download a copy of the OXTALK Chair’s Report 2014 . This was presented by Margaret Simpson at the Autumn meeting, which took place on Saturday 25th October. The complete text of the report is included below: OXTALK AUTUMN MEETING – 25 OCTOBER 2014 CHAIR’S REPORT TO THE AGM Good afternoon and welcome […]

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OXTALK needs volunteers – can you help?

Posted on 15 November, 2014

DO YOU WONDER WHAT TO DO WITH THOSE FEW SPARE HOURS? You could use some each month to help produce THE OXFORD AND DISTRICT TALKING NEWSPAPER which is distributed to people with a visual impairment. Many of our blind listeners cannot read any of the local newspaper and rely on OXTALK to keep them informed […]

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Promoting awareness of Oxtalk

Posted on 27 March, 2014

On Wednesday 26th March Oxtalk’s Vice Chair, Anne Ambler, gave a talk about the work of Oxtalk to the Headington Wives Club at the Coach House in Headington Quarry, Oxford. There were about 25 members present. A donation towards the running costs of Oxtalk was gratefully received. Any organisation wishing to arrange a similar talk […]

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OAB February newsletter

Posted on 23 February, 2014

We are pleased to share with you the latest OAB newsletter which is now available online at: http://www.oxeyes.org.uk/website/newsletter/

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OXTALK is looking for volunteers. Can you help?

Posted on 11 February, 2014

Technical Officers OXTALK volunteer technical officers record an hour long digital talking newspaper on a Tuesday evening. The weekly recording takes place at the Radio Cherwell Recording Studios, based on the Churchill Hospital site, Headington, from 6.30pm. A technical officer’s commitment of 2 to 3 hours is on one Tuesday evening every 5 to 6 […]

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