Darren is stood outside smiling outside in a white Adidas top

Darren Harris has been CHECT’s patron since 2012. He has supported several fundraising events including Ride4Sight and Art4Eyes. He’s also a member of the Beyond Rb group, having been diagnosed with bilateral retinoblastoma; as well as the parents’ support group, having a child inherit the condition. However, he is particularly passionate about the new teenage group, as he recognises this was the most challenging time of his life.A former application developer, Darren is better known as England’s most capped blind footballer, and is now a sought-after speaker, facilitator and coach on overcoming adversity.