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Central Library

7 Lion Yard, Grand Arcade, Cambridge, CB2 3QD


Cambridge Talking News

Produces and sends out weekly audio recordings of local news and interest to visually impaired people in and around the Cambridge area.
Contact 07720 285160 or email


A magazine style programme, with extracts from books, information relevant to partially sighted people, local history and various entertaining features. This comes out 8 times a year. 
Contact Sue Richards on 01223 353296


East Cambridgeshire

Fenprobe Talking News

Produces and sends out weekly audio recordings of local news for the blind and partially sighted in East Cambridgeshire and neighbouring regions including Newmarket, Peterborough, Huntingdon, Soham, Stretham and Ely.
Contact 01353 861153 or email



Wisbech and District Talking News

Produces and sends out two audio recordings of local news and an audio magazine each month to visually impaired people within an approximate 10 mile radius of Wisbech.
Contact 01945 583916



Calibre Audio Library

A national charity that provides a subscription-free service of unbridged audio books for adults and children with sight problems, dyslexia or other disabilities, who cannot read print.
Contact 01296 432339 or email


CustomEyes children's large print books

Guide Dogs' CustomEyes service produces tailor-made large print books for children and young people up to and including age 25 with a visual impairment or dyslexia.
Contact 0118 9838275 or email


Living Paintings 

Provides a free, online library service that publish and lend tactile and audio books for blind and partially sighted children and adults. 
Contact 01635 299771 or email 


RNIB Library, listening library 

Provides a free, online library service that offers a vast collection of reading materials in a variety of formats such as, Audio, Braille, Giant Print and Music.
Contact 0303 1239999