About us

Meet the team


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Philip Linnegar, Chief Executive Officer

Philip is the former CEO of Middlesex Association for the Blind, and was also Head of Membership and Development at Hearing Concern. He is a Trustee of Hertfordshire Society for the Blind.

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Gary Appleby, Service Coordinator (North)

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Bob Macdonald, Hearing Advisor (Central & East Herts)

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Garnet Newman, Hearing Advisor (Bedfordshire)

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Ingrid Marson, News and Views Editor and Webmaster

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Robert Guyver, Technical Support/Loop Installation


Carol Lomas, Deafness Awareness Trainer

Maria Waller, Service Manager

Lucie Clayton, Social Clubs Co-ordinator

Christine Roe, North Suffolk Hand-in-Hand Club Co-ordinator

Mary Stephens, Lipreading Teacher

Sue Monet, Lipreading Teacher