Dave Heeley, nicknamed 'Blind Dave', has embarked on his most ambitious challenge yet, raising money for the Albion Foundation.
He's taking on the gruelling Marathon des Sables in the Sahara Desert, raising money for the WBA Foundation.
Blind runner and cyclist Dave Heeley from West Bromwich runs marathons for charity, and he's one of the nominees in our ITV Pride of Britain fundraiser award.
Dave has raised hundreds of thousands of pounds and shows no signs of hanging up his running shoes any time soon. Jane Hesketh reports.
West Bromwich miracle marathon runner Dave Heeley has received the Point of Light award from the Prime Minister
Dave Heeley is to start a charity run in Sutton Park today in which 18 firefighters will run in their full kit.
Hero marathon charity runner Dave Heeley, also known as Blind Dave, is to be made an honorary freeman of Sandwell today.