A woman has become blind after her monthly eye injections were delayed for four months during lockdown.
Helen Jeremy, 73, said everything she enjoyed doing has "gone out of the window" after losing her eyesight. She has glaucoma and was diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration four years ago.
Monthly injections controlled the condition and meant she could still drive and play the piano. However, her appointments were cancelled when the pandemic struck and her eyesight deteriorated.
"I was panicking. It was terrifying. Because I'm a widow I'm on my own and it was awful," s