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Patron: HRH The former Prince of Wales
RNC's Patron, His Royal Highness Prince Charles
The Royal National College for the Blind is proud to have held a long connection with the royal family. 

Queen Victoria was the College’s original patron, with HRH the former Prince of Wales, taking up the patronage in 1997.

In 1979 Prince Charles paid a flying visit to Hereford to informally re-open the College following its move from Shrewsbury to Hereford. It literally was a 'flying' visit as the former Prince of Wales piloted his own helicopter to attend the 90 minute visit. A more detailed account of the visit can be read here.
President: The Hon Mrs Jessica White
RNC's President, The honourable Mrs Jessica White
The Hon Mrs Jessica White is The Royal National College for the Blind's President.

A great supporter of the College, Mrs White often presides over the annual 'Celebration of Achievement' awards.
Vice President: The Rt Hon the Lord David Blunkett
Vice President: Professor Tamar Thompson OBE
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Vice President: The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby
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Vice President: His Grace the Lord Archbishop of York
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