4th October 2020: Due to an unfortunate error by the Post Office listeners may have recently received an empty FATN wallet. This should not have happened, and does not indicate a resumption of our postal services, especially in the current worsening Covid 19 situation, so please return the empty wallets via the post in the usual way. FATN apologies for any confusion that this has caused, and you can be assured that our online services will be continuing until further notice.
Our services during the Coronavirus period
FATN Talking News is running a restricted service during the Coronavirus period. Please CLICK HERE for more information, and for guidance about how to download our weekly edition from Dropbox.
Do you – or anyone you know – have problems reading a newspaper because of impaired vision or a physical disability? If so, FATN Talking News can help you. We are a charity that provides audio recordings, taken from local weekly newspapers covering:
Waverley, Rushmoor, Hart, Surrey Heath, and East Hampshire
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We provide our recorded news editions to Listeners free of charge on USB memory sticks, which can be played on a memory stick audio player. FATN Talking News can provide you with a player free of charge. You can also listen to our current editions online, on Smart Speakers, Voice-Activated Assistants, and some Internet Radio devices.
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If you would like to become a Listener or require any additional information, please Contact Us by telephone, post or our contact-form.
FATN Talking News provides its services free of charge to Listeners. We rely on our team of volunteers to prepare our recordings and run our organisation. Donations and other fund-raising activities are also essential in providing the finances that we need to deliver our services. We do not receive any public funding or grants.
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