Royal Society for the Blind meeting

SUFFERERS of sight problems are invited to a support group’s meeting next week.

The Sunderland and North Durham Royal Society for the Blind, which covers east Durham, will hold the next meeting of the Sunderland Macular Support Group on Wednesday, February 23.

It will take place in the education room at Sunderland City Library, in Fawcett Street, Sunderland, at 1.30pm.

The speaker will be Michelle Dutton, of the Macular Disease Society, which supports people with a degenerative disease of the retina.

For more information, call (0191) 5673939.