Listen to Infosound
This is where you can listen to the current Infosound on-demand, item by item, whenever you
like. Elsewhere on this web site you can:
Read a summary of the Infosound services
Listen to the Infosound service for the Greater London region
Find out how and where to listen to Infosound
Read about Infosound, the charity
Get our contact details

Infosound comprises a broad mix of audio features about products, services and issues affecting everyday living with sight
loss in Britain.  And these are mixed-in with diary events and general briefings of news and information as well as listeners'
own comments, hints, tips and items of information.

Infosound is kept frequently updated and refreshed with new material; so it could be worth listening every few days as a new
item may well have been added.  Similalrly the Infosound London bulletin is also updated frequently.

There are several different ways to listen to Infosound, but the content of Infosound at any one time will always be the same,
however you choose to listen.  The current Infosound can be heard further down this web page, in our podcast and on the
Sonata Internet audio players.  Many of these audio articles are also announced on Twitter and placed into the monthly
Infosound compilation on CD.

In total, Infosound lasts for about an hour but you can listen individually to each item it contains.  Inevitably, some subjects will
be of more interest and relevance to you than others, depending on where you live, your interests, mobility and age.

Please feel free to browse the audio items in this current selection by title and listen to what you want.  In each case the title,
which will always aim to describe what the article is about, is the link to play the audio feature.


Introduction to the current Infosound, updated on 20th March 2017
Information for Claria phone owners now that the Claria company has ceased trading
A listener's contribution asking if anyone has an Alto 2 mobile phone to sell
The Partially-sighted Society's enhanced low vision clinic
West Cumbria Society for the Blind
A listener's contribution on the virtues of free Skype phone link-ups over the Internet
The BrailleNote Touch 18-cell and 32-cell braille notetaker tablets
A Running Taster Sessions in London’s Wimbledon Park
A fairly new online music radio station, staffed by blind and partially-sighted presenters
A listener's contribution with news about the availability of the Alto 2 talking mobile phone
Hi-Mark tactile marking paste
A gardening group for vision-impaired people in, and around, Cardiff
The new Cobolt Systems talking induction hobs
A listener's contribution with a Perkins brailler for sale
2017 themed breaks at two of Vision Hotels specialist hotels
The new RNIB Infoline telephone information service
A listener's contribution asking why there's no talking Sky set-top box
Information about how to contribute to Infosound
A magnetic Braille timer
A listener's contribution with a suggestion for tackling vehicles parked on pavements
The Big Button Call Blocker
Infosound contact details, listening information and closing announcement


We are very grateful to British Wireless for the Blind Fund, whose financial support
enables the production of this free Infosound service.
Infosound is a charity, registered in England and Wales (no. 1142082) and in Scotland (no. SC039929)
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