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Bridgend County Borough Council offering Deaf Friendly Services
The BBC unveiled a police officer learning BSL as part of the Police 24/7 programme. PC Handy tells us why
Basic Human Rights of Deaf Children being denied around the world
Bridgend County Council are taking steps to becoming more and more deaf friendly
Press Release about the upcoming Signature Awards
Remembrance Sunday - interpreter provided at Walsall
Signal is a new Shropshire Based Charity - read about their important work here!
New technology words create a challenge to BSL
The arrangements behind the BSL/English interpretation during the 2012 Paralympics and the Mandela Memorial could not be more stark
Johanna Lucht was isolated and being let down until effective communication was introduced to her life. Things changed then!
Louis Long is a Deaf wrestler in the USA fighting his way towards professional status.
The joy of a child's nativity play is combined with stress for some Deaf parents
Deaf workers are facing widespread reductions in their Access to Work grants - the impact could be catastrophic
When deaf people are involved in a car crash, we expect more from our emergency services in respect of help and understanding
The Atulyakala programme aims to bring deaf people in India with artistic talent the opportunity to flourish
Gloucester based John Gapp has enjoyed a lifetime of entertaining audiences all over the world. We think he's just magic!
Further opening up the theatre to Deaf audiences, the RSC performance of The Jew of Malta will be fully interpreted
Staff at Ridgeway Golf4All Club learn BSL in preparation for Deaf Golf Sessions
National charity teams up with CBeebies and Remark Media to launch 2014’s prestigious Signature deaf and deafblind awards
Deaf, Lynda Lewis stars in BBC 2's Great British Sewing Bee that is first aired on 18th February 2014
Deafblind since the age of 9, James Clarke is undertaking a remarkable feat
Working with partners, Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education have produced resources which people can use to learn some BSL
England and Wales Deaf Futsal teams met for the first time in a friendly international at the House of Sport on Cardiff
SignHealth's 'Sick Of It' Report identifies significant problems in Deaf patients being properly diagnosed
As Part of BSL Celebration week, the Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education invited role models to present to the students
The support needed from Access to Work took months and months, causing frustration and de-motivation
Belonging, produced by the UK's Graeae and Brazil's Circo Crescer e Viver will work across four languages: English, British Sign Language, Portuguese and Brazilian Sign Language
Deaf swimmers came from across there UK to compete in their National Championship at Loughborough University
Over the years the absence of deaf friendly church services has been the cause of many tears
Attending Deaf Day for the first time in 40 years - I had a great time
The British Deaf Football Cup has been contested since 1959 and this year saw Belfast regain the trophy
Being a Deaf sign language user in a Hearing Family can be extremely isolating
Cardiff Deaf Centre has had its threats in recent years, but thankfully it has survived and now shows signs of flourishing.
A Road Map for those interested in becoming a BSL/English interpreter
For the first time in history the Welsh National Anthem was performed in BSL alongside singing choirs at a national event
Incoming Costa Rica President commits to sign language interpretation of his events
Warm and welcoming, Venice offers a unique break.
Hollyoaks Star Rachel Shenton on her work acting and promoting deaf awareness
Deafinitely Theatre's signed production of Shakespeare's - A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Globe Theatre
Discussing the lack of BSL being taught in schools and whether it should be on the National Curriculum.
Braam Jordaan reaffirms a deaf child's right to be taught in sign language at international conference.
The Music in Motion Choir raises money to sponsor lots of different deaf projects
The banking sector is behind the game on deaf awareness, now one Building Society is seeking to make sweeping improvements.
Free BSL guided tour of the Folkestone Triennial - an ambitious public art project
The CODA team had a great time at this year's Sign Circle event in Preston
Nominated by her students Elizabeth is humbled by the award and shares her love of BSL
Signed and Captioned Performances Open up the Theatre to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Theatregoers
Department of Health finally wakes up to the communication needs of deaf patients
The Shipley and Saltaire Wellness Centre attract deaf clients through their thoughtful approach
Cochlear Implants, Hearing Aids, Lip Reading or Sign Language, if you're Deaf it's all about choice
Signing golf professional Paul Aitkens opens the golfing door to hordes of deaf and disabled people
Deaf Friendly coffee morning at the Bridgend Branch of the Principality, inviting Deaf people to chat over a coffee and a cake
Mum of deaf children finds it impossible to find BSL tuition and faces anti BSL views from teacher of the deaf
With staff learning BSL, the Principality wanted to go one step further to support deaf people in Wales
Royal Shakespeare Company get set to host its first semi-integrated Sign Language Performance.
Microsoft opening access to their Kinect / Sign language research project
Teachers for the Deaf try to banish Sign Language in Mainstream Schools, denying deaf children a choice later in life
Finding Access to Work's approach to BSL highly regrettable, the DWP faces a challenge to make good on its anti Deaf approach
The first Council in Wales to achieve the BDA award, Bridgend Council remain committed to supporting the deaf community
Passionate about British Sign Language, this young teacher is student centric
ABSLTA’s 25th anniversary saw calls for a revival of a professional focus.
Playing their first development game the GB Deaf U23 football team perform well against seasoned opposition
Competing for the British Deaf Futsal Cup, St John's A beat Doncaster to take the spoils.
Facebook has opened up an on-line community for Deaf people to get involved and to help others
Producing a music video with a signed interpretation provides a powerful link between hearing and deaf people
Young students get far more from their BSL course than they ever imagined
A seasoned golf Pro, Kevin Hall is still hoping to be the first deaf competitor on the PGA Tour
A brilliant annual event for Deaf over 50's, activities and good company add to people's enjoyment
Run by Deaf staff for Deaf tourists, this Brazilian company guarantee a trouble free vacation
St David's Day is an ideal time to celebrate and highlight traditional Welsh sign language
Turning up for lessons is a good start, these tips will help you take your signing to a new level
Dyfed Powys Police making history and bridging the gap with the Deaf Community
Making the best use of your time in the classroom and at home will improve your signing
Learning to ride proved to be great fun and deaf friendly
Born Deaf to Deaf parents, Braam is a wonderful Deaf success story
Stevel Prakel is seeking reimbursement of interpreter costs and damages
Launching a Deaf run pizza restaurant - Mozzeria in San Francisco - the Stein's appeal to hearing and deaf guests
State of the art hearing aids and cochlear implants might not translate to mainstream achievements
Deaf Friend and Prominent Artist Granville Redmond played a vital role in influencing Chaplin's performances
Described as disturbing, brutal and brilliant, The Tribe rocket launches career of Deaf actress Yana Novikova
Seeing a rise in 'BSL' signed songs, I wanted to find out about the underlying motivation
Totally reliant on the experts around us, is the advice and guidance as accurate as we need it to be
Mis-reading Australian Sign Language triggers offensive and ignorant derision
Proud of my regional signing identity, it is for the Deaf Community to decide if regional variation and linguistic rules should be dropped
Watching with Deaf friends, the use of Ukrainian Sign Language proved to be no barrier at all
Providing a range of useful information to help you get and stay healthy
Allowing people to record video messages of up to 5 minutes, Glide is deaf-friendly and perfect for sign language users
Young, vibrant and energetic, pushing for change for Deaf people has fast become a matter of principle
Often advised to pursue only oralism, research recommends deaf children get early access to a bilingual approach
30 years of research has consistently shown the benefits and finally some educators seem to be listening
Parents and supporters take action to ensure their deaf children access education that has been designed with deaf children in mind
Two big companies have hit the headlines recently by introducing new ways for Deaf, BSL-using customers to contact them in their preferred language.
First Glasgow responds to Deaf customer communication needs
A few small steps can be a big difference to a Deaf child feeling valued
Understanding that communities have different needs from its police force, the Met Police demonstrates ignorance to the needs of Deaf people
Learning BSL is not just about getting a job for some, it is about wanting to chat to Deaf people
4th generation Deaf, Nyle DiMarco has nothing but positive thoughts about what deaf people can do
People with a commercial interest often sacrifice true Deaf Equality for personal influence or financial gain
Designed to encourage conversations with Deaf people, Deaf children loved the highly visual design highlighting their language
'Deaf-Friendly by Design', American construction company DePaul show what is possible when proper consideration is made
Deaf students and families from Doncaster have created an exhibition of filmed shadow theatre performances created using BSL.
Concentrating on the rules, there are numerous examples of inaccurate signs every day
Ambitious to make a difference, Paul Scott has developed programmes in Jordan that are really making a difference
Extending their accessible programmes, a tour of this great clipper is available in a BSL guided tour
Florence Nightingale Mukasa puts heart and soul into working for Deaf people in Uganda
Thelma thrives in a Deaf School but fees leave her education in doubt
Christmas time is always popular to share some seasonal good wishes in sign language
Fantastic opportunity for Deaf families to enjoy an accessible tour and activities
The teaching of English has not been affected by social interactions, why is BSL
Leading to poor socioeconomic outcomes for Deaf people, education in Kenya relies almost entirely on the oral method of teaching
Pulled together from film footage thrown in a skip, the film is a must see for anyone who is deaf
Designed and developed by a team with years of BSL teaching experience, Signworld is a brilliant back-up to the classroom
New research not only supports the benefits of signing in acquiring language skills, but finds it boosts brain power
Loss of hearing brought isolation and a break down in family communication - learning BSL has changed that.
Through increased popularity of the beauty and effectiveness of signed language, ignorance rears its sorry head.