Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Who is eligible to receive the Stockport Talking Newspaper?
A. Blind (Severely Sight Impaired) or partially sighted (Sight Impaired) people. Also to those certified with close up vision (with spectacles) of N12 or less.
Q. How much will I have to pay?
A. The service and the postage is free of charge.
Q. Will I need to buy any specialist equipment?
A. The Memory Sticks will play in many new audio systems now being fitted with the appropriate socket. However we can provide a free player if required. This player is specially adapted for easy operation by any visually impaired listener. Contact us for details. See the pictures on our photographs page.
Q. May I receive a Memory Stick even though I've moved out of the Stockport area?
A. Yes. We can post the Memory Sticks to anywhere in the United Kingdom although those not in the Stockport MBC area may have to provide your own player.