Blind King’s Lynn residents urged to claim TV licence discount

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Anybody in Lynn who is registered as blind (severely sight impaired), or lives with someone who is, should make sure they are claiming a 50 per cent reduction on the cost of their TV Licence.

By joining forces with the RNIB)and other organisations across the UK providing support to people with sight loss, TV Licensing is working to make sure anyone who is eligible to receive the concession is aware and takes advantage. There are more68 blind concessionary licences in Lynn.

Live-in carers or family members could also benefit from the concession, as once in place the licence covers any equipment used to watch or record TV at the address, including TVs, laptops, tablets and games consoles.

A blind concession TV Licence costs £72.75 for colour and £24.50 for a black and white TV Licence.