Southampton Area Talking Echo

Synopsis:

This Talking Newspaper covers Southampton, Totton and the Waterside. A USB Memory sticks is distributed every fortnight and provides a compilation of two weeks local news items published mainly in the Southampton Daily Echo. There is also a Magazine supplement which contains articles and stories from a variety of publications and includes a general knowledge quiz, local history articles, a recipe, gardening tips and information of particular interest to sight impaired people.

A separate memory stick consisting of local Eastleigh news, and the same magazine supplement as above, is provided for listeners in the Borough of Eastleigh, also every two weeks.

Other publications include:

Connections, the magazine produced by West Sussex County Council

Second Sight, the newsletter produced by Open Sight, Hampshire's principal charity supporting those with sight loss.

Eastleigh Borough News

Southampton Sight Newsletter


Publications

This TN has 7 publications listed.

  • Borough News

    Description:

    A newspaper produced by Eastleigh Borough Council that contains news items covering the Borough including local district information, waste and recycling, council activities and events at The Point and Berry Theatre.

    Publication frequency: Quarterly

  • Connections

    Description:

    The magazine produced by West Sussex County Council. This is distributed on a memory stick.

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Eastleigh Talking News

    Description:

    The Eastleigh Talking News provides local news and magazine items, together with information of interest to blind and partially sighted people to listeners in the Borough of Eastleigh, Hampshire. It is sent out on USB Memory Sticks and is also available on the Sonata internet radio and our web site.

    Publication frequency: Fortnightly

  • SATE Magazine

    Description:

    This recording on memory stick contains articles and stories from various publications. Items include a general knowledge quiz, local history, a recipe, gardening tips and information of particular relevance to people with sight loss. It is distributed with the news recording (Southampton Area Talking Echo).

    Publication frequency: Fortnightly

  • Second Sight

    Description:

    This magazine is produced by Open Sight, Hampshire's largest organisation supporting people with sight loss. The audio version is provided on memory stick and CD.

    Publication frequency: Yearly

  • Southampton Sight Newsletter

    Description:

    Newsletter produced by Southampton Sight giving details of all their activities and information for blind and visually impaired people in the Southampton area. This is distributed on a memory stick.

    Publication frequency: Quarterly

  • Southampton Talking Echo

    Description:

    A compilation of news items over a two week period that have appeared in the Southampton Daily Echo. This recording is distributed on a memory stick and is also available on the Sonata internet radio and our web site.

    Publication frequency: Fortnightly

 

Contact details

 

Contact name:

The Chairman

Telephone:

023 8033 3343

Address:

Suite 9.4, Fairways House,
Mount Pleasant Road,
Southampton,
Hampshire,
SO14 0QB

Website:

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