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Interview with BBC broadcaster Peter White by Harriet Smith

By |2020-05-06T13:15:44+01:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Be inspired, Stories|Tags: , , , |

I recently had the good fortune of interviewing Peter White, a broadcaster I greatly admire. Like myself, Peter has been blind since birth and I was keen to find out more about his experiences working in radio. Radio is something I have always been passionate about. I have enjoyed many of Peter’s BBC Radio 4 programmes, including [...]

The Journey

By |2020-03-05T08:54:40+00:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Be inspired, Stories|Tags: , , |

To celebrate World Book Day we wanted to share an original short story written by Harriet Smith, we hope you enjoy her story and that it inspires you to write and read more!   By Harriet Smith I stand outside the door to my backyard and put my hand out to touch the brick [...]

Be inspired – Kieran’s account as an Icelandic explorer

By |2020-02-06T09:21:46+00:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Activities, Be inspired|

In 2019 VICTA promoted an opportunity for our young adults to become explorers and join the British Exploring Society's expedition to Iceland. Watch and listen to Kieran's fascinating account of this incredible voyage!   Find out more about the British Exploring Society at: Discover more amazing opportunities on the VICTA Activity Calendar >