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Photographs of some of our events can be seen on our 'Gallery' page.


Please read details of forthcoming events :        


2020 - Te Araroa Trek by Mike Larcombe

Mike Larcombe has completed walking Te Araroa to raise funds for Gift of Sight paediatric research being undertaken in our laboratories and also for the support group Nystagmus Network.

Mike commenced his epic adventure on Monday 16th December 2019 leaving from Cape Rainga and arriving in Bluff on the 19 March 2020. Now back in Brisbane Mike is recovering from his adventure. Great photos, great updates but now in self isolation at home for two weeks. Well done Mike and grateful thanks from us!


Mayflower Lodge No.8815 Diamond & Pearl Ladies Festival Saturday 25 April 2020

Regrettably cancelled.


'Tea on the Test 2020' at The Island, Greatbridge, Romsey SO51 0HP

 6 June 2020   2pm - 5.00pm

Postponed. We're looking at re-organising later in the summer. Please watch this space!


Salisbury Race Day at Salisbury Racecourse 9 June 2020 

Regrettably cancelled - we hope to reorganise this event in 2021.


Rawlings Opticians

Many thanks to all staff at Hampshire Branches of Rawlings Opticians. The company is celebrating 125 years in business - a huge milestone and congratulations from all at Gift of Sight.


Christmas Carol Concert in Romsey Abbey : Tuesday 15 December 2020 at 7.00pm

Lots of work to do in the interim but please add the date to your diaries!


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Would you like us to speak to your club/society about vision research undertaken in Southampton?  Please book us in : Tel:023 8059 9073         

If you would like to become involved or simply want to find out more please make contact or telephone Ailsa Walter on 02380 599073.