On tonight's Lookaround, Pam and Ian met Linda Oliver, who has spent years working for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Linda lost her own sight in her 30s, after years of partial vision, and visits people who are visually impaired throughout Cumbria and the North East.
Nominated for ITV's Surprise Surprise, she spent a day with fashion stylist Gok Wan.
Watch the interview on Lookaround here:
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