Monday, 8 August 2011

LTT Raise 1st £1000 for "Talking Books for Children"

LTT Vending are celebrating raising their first £1000 for the RNIB's "Talking Books for Children" service, and can now publish their first TALKING BOOK. 

The Royal National Institute for the Blind(RNIB) is the UK's leading charity offering information, support and advice to almost 2 million people with sight loss. Fewer than 1 in 20 titles published in the UK are available in the format blind and partially sighted people can read. The RNIB's Talking Book Service offer 18,000 high quality audio books to over 39,000 people in the Uk making it the largest unabidged collection of audio books in the U.K. 
Each audio books is read by professional narrators or the author including popular childrens titles such as the "Harry Potter" series.

LTT have very strong links to the RNIB as their chairman Michael Levi, is himself partially  sighted and uses the Talking Book Service. LTT's goal is to raise £10,000 to produce 10 Talking Books for Children.

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