Guide Dogs for the Blind

25th October 2019

Canning have recently been involved in a conveyor hire of a 450mm wide belt as a 'generation type game' for The Guide Dogs for the Blind – who used it in Party Conferences where over 100 parliamentarians were present and played the game!!!

Jo Churchill MP - Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health
Matt Hancock MP - Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
Thérèse Coffey MP - Secretary of State at the Department for Work and Pensions
Penny Mordaunt MP
Jacob Rees Mogg MP – Leader of the House of Commons
Geoffrey Cox MP
Andrew Gwynne MP
Anna McMorrin MP
Danielle Rowley MP
Emily Thornberry MP - Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Jonathan Ashworth MP – Shadow Secretary of State for Health
Maragaret Greenwood MP - Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
Thangam Debbonaire MP - Opposition Whip (Commons)
Pete Wishart MP
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon MSP
Ian Blackford MP - Leader of the SNP in the House of Commons
Michael Matheson MSP - Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity

A number of major parliamentarians participated in the game at the Party Conferences.

Katherine Copperthwaite who organised the stand commented, "We had a great time using it at the conferences and received lots of positive feedback about our stand. We have photos with over 100 Parliamentarians (and we featured briefly on the BBC News as First Minister Nicola Sturgeon played the game!)

"I have sent you a selection of photos and in particular more high profile parliamentarians who participated. Thank you again for all your support and the use of your fantastic equipment!"