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Braille

Braille is a system of raised dots that people read with their fingers. Facts and figures about braille users: braille is the preferred reading medium of approximately 18,000 blind and partially sighted adults in the UK (source: RNIB 2009) many more people use braille for labelling objects around their home and workplace it’s accessible to over 20% of working age people who are registered blind around 4% of the blind and partially sighted population of 5 to 16 year olds in Britain are braille users – this is around 850 children (source: RNIB 2009) braille readers are often influential and
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