Introducing Neill

Neill Mison is an IT consultant who has recently rediscovered his love of and talent for painting and drawing. Neill now styles himself as ‘the visually impaired artist’ and is enjoying some considerable acclaim for his impressionist style. The subtle colouring and fine detail of his paintings is particularly surprising since Neill has ocular albinism … Continue reading Introducing Neill

Volunteer needed

Are you good at IT? The Nystagmus Network is looking for the right person to offer us some IT support. The skills, knowledge and experience we’re looking for include: Programming languages Common operating systems Software proficiency Web management Data collection The time commitment isn’t huge, just a couple of hours here and there, but your … Continue reading Volunteer needed

Happy Birthday, Nye!

On 15 November we mark the birthday of Nye Bevan, the founding father of the National Health Service, which marks its own 70th birthday this year. Although it is not clear how he acquired it and how it affected his life, Bevan is known to have experienced nystagmus. Aneurin Bevan (15 November 1897 – 6 July 1960), … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Nye!