Infosound comprises a round-the-clock broadcast that you can listen to whenever you like and an on-demand service, Infosound Select,

which enables you to choose which individual audio items you want to hear, again whenever it suits you.  You can access both services

below on this page. On a separate page you can find out about all the different ways to listen to Infosound.


Infosound broadcast

Infosound is broadcasting news and information around the clock - all day, everyday.  Just listen-in whenever you like.  Infosound is a

frequently-updated blend of audio features on a broad range of sight loss-related subjects, shorter briefings about events and services,

often from one region of Great Britain, vision-impaired listeners' own comments, hints, tips and items of information and some music.


🔈   LISTEN TO THE INFOSOUND BROADCAST


Throughout the day, you'll hear a general mix of items, interspersed with music.  But, from time to time, we have specific "slots" where you

can hear particular types of information.

There are more details here about the Infosound broadcast content and schedule.


Infosound Select

                                                 Talking newspapers/magazines and other VI Sector information providers: please visit Infosound Media

Infosound Select is the on-demand service for the Infosound broadcast.

If you want to listen-again to something you heard on Infosound or just browse through the most recent audio items to be broadcast,

they're all here - to listen-to individually: audio features, shorter regional and local briefings and Audio Noticeboard contributions from

listeners and service providers.

Just select whatever you want to hear from its title:


⚫   Making effective and constructive complaints when facing access issues

⚪   Help and support available from West Suffolk Sight

💬  Your Call: recommendation for the “Please be patient, I’m deafblind” identity card

⚫   Professional care support for vision-impaired people when on holiday

⚫   The Beurer BM49 talking blood pressure and pulse monitor

⚪   Have your say on transport in East London

⚪   Local support groups for vision-impaired people in Glasgow and South-Western Scotland

⚫   The very portable TravelBright 2 rechargeable pocket light

⚪   Support for vision-impaired people offered by the See Hear Centre in Barnstaple

💬  Your Call: do you know someone who could benefit from visual awareness training?

⚫   How a Calibre Audio Library book is recorded and distributed

⚫   A new phone/tablet application for listening to local talking newspapers and magazines

⚫   A drive to make TV adverts more properly accessible to vision-impaired people

💬  Your Call: news of a VI Talk arts and crafts event in Liverpool on 28th September

⚫   Goalball for vision-impaired (and sighted) people - how and where to play

💬  Your Call: news of a nationwide "Be Safe, Stay Safe" tour for vision-impaired people



You can contribute a comment, a hint, a tip or an item of news or information by phoning us on 03000 111 555, selecting

option 5 and recording a short message.

Listen to information about the Infosound Audio Noticeboard.


You can subscribe to the free Infosound Podcast to have the latest Infosound Select items delivered straight to your

computer, tablet or smart mobile phone as soon as they have been produced. You can also listen to our round-the-clock

broadcast via the podcast.


We welcome listeners' comments about any aspect of the Infosound service so we can make sure it is always as

relevant and informative as possible.  Hear more about giving us feedback.

To let us know your opinion, just call 03000 111 555 and select option 3.
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