It is announced that Peter Corbett, Chief Executive, Thomas Pocklington Trust, is to take retirement and stand down from his position.

Pocklington’s Chair of Trustees, Rodney Powell, said:

“The Trustees and I want to thank Peter sincerely for his work with Pocklington. Under his stewardship, Pocklington has contributed significantly to the lives of many visually impaired people and introduced many new initiatives. We are extremely grateful to him and wish him a very happy retirement.”

Arrangements for the appointment of Peter’s successor are in hand and we hope to make further announcement regarding these plans shortly.