Dear Tactile Times subscribers,
We are very excited to bring you the 2nd of our weekly emails containing accessible events for blind people/VIP's in lockdown.
See below for details of events this week:

The Tactile Times Newspaper
What's on(line) this week for blind people/VIP's
Week 2 - from 08/05/2020 - 15/05/2020

This is a weekly email from Tactile Times containing accessible events.


++ Friday 8th May:
== 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Braillists Foundation Stay Safe Stay Connected pub quiz:
Tonight, the Braillists foundation are doing a vurtual pub quizJoining instructions at:

++ Saturday (tomorrow):
== 2:00 p.m.: Royal Albert Hall Classical for Kids:
Stream from this link:

++ Monday:
== 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Look Online Teens forum:
Register at
== 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Braille Bar by The Braillists Foundation - Tips on learning braille:
Joining instructions at

++ Tuesday:

== 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: AbilityNet Webinar: How to take care of your mental health during lockdown.
Registration form and more inqmation here:
== 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: HumanWare Live Webinar covering:
Sorry, HumanWare have not publicised what they will cover yet but once they do you will find it at
You can join through this link:

== 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.: ViewPlus webinar about Tiger software suite:
ViewPlus are doing two webinars about spirit software, Tiger software suite (TSS) 7.
To find out more info about them or to register for either of them click the link below:
Contact with any questions.
++ Wednesday:
== 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Sight and Sound Webinar Wednesday - The Canute:
Sight and Sound are doing a webinar about the Canute 360 braille display. See details below:

We’re really excited to announce our next Webinar Wednesday event, on May 13th, at 2 PM, and, to welcome our friends from Bristol Braille Technology, who will be our guest presenters.
In this session We'll be introducing you to and talking about Canute 360, a new multi-line Braille e-reader. The Canute 360’s nine lines and 360 cells makes literature, tables, sheet music, spreadsheets, charts, mathematical formulae and spacial diagrams much more useful and pleasurable for the Braille reader.
Please register for this session at the link below.
If you experience any difficulty with the registration, please don't hesitate to contact

== 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Look Youth forum:
Register at

== 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Clever cooking by The Braillists Foundation:
Joining instructions at
++ Thursday:
== 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: HumanWare Live Webinar
We do not know what the webinar will cover but once HumanWare publicise it, you will be able to find it at
++ Friday:
== 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Look Juniors forum:
Register at
== 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Stay safe stay connected call-in:
Joining instructions at

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Theo Holroyd
Tactile Times Newspaper
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