Search
The Caterer

Guide dogs show the way forward

25 August 2004
Guide dogs show the way forward

The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association has put together a free credit card-sized guide to help owners of hotels, guesthouses and restaurants provide a quality service

!
A guide dog in a Belfast pub
to visually impaired guests. A spokeswoman said many guide dog owners were still being refused entry to premises - especially restaurants and pubs - while others received little help from staff. The guide - called Open Your Doors - will be available in October, when the Disability Discrimination Act kicks in. The charity will also award certificates to exemplary premises nominated by blind and partly sighted customers. "Highlighting good practice will help to make it the norm," said director of policy Tom Pey. For your free guide, contact 0118 983 8281 or e-mail .
The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.