Since we were established in 1958 we have been committed to making a positive difference to the lives of blind and partially sighted people. Find out about our history, who we are today and how we want to make a difference in the sections below.

Thomas Pocklington

Thomas_PocklingtonThanks to the generous bequest of Thomas Pocklington, which sustains the Thomas Pocklington Trust, the charity has helped thousands of blind and partially sighted people to live better lives.

Read the remarkable story of Thomas Pocklington here

Our History


Read the history of The Thomas Pocklington Trust and how the organisation is developing to improve the lives of prople with sight loss.

Read about our history here

Our People


At Pocklington, we rely on people with enthusiasm, expertise and commitment to ensure that we meet the needs of our service users. Our staff, volunteers, senior management team and board of trustees all make a vital contribution to our work.

Click here to meet our team.


Our Governance section includes information about how we oversee the organisation and engage with the wider community.

Learn about our governance here

Mission Vision & Strategy


We believe in a society where blind and partially sighted people can participate fully.

Learn about our mission, vision and strategy here

Annual Report & Accounts


The Thomas Pocklington Trust Annual Report and Accounts outlines our annual financial position. View our current and historic reports and Annual Reviews.

View our latest accounts and reports here