Blind Tunnel Trial

A sensory tunnel has gone on display in Nuneaton which recreates what it is like to be blind or partially sighted.

Sensory tunnel to experience life without sight

A sensory tunnel has gone on display in Nuneaton which recreates what it is like to be blind or partially sighted Credit: ITV Central
Guide dogs are on hand to lead people around the shopping centre, demonstrating the relationship of trust built up between animal and owner Credit: ITV Central
It is hoped the tunnel will teach people what life is like for those without sight Credit: ITV Central
A man walks through the tunnel in Nuneaton Credit: ITV Central

MP experiences the blind tunnel

A sensory tunnel has gone on display in Nuneaton which recreates what it is like to be blind or partially sighted.

The tunnel is lined with a variety of textures and sounds are amplified to demonstrate how everyday life feels for people with visual impairments.

Nuneaton MP Marcus Jones explains how he found the experience.

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