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Døvefilm under threat

Døvefilm (Deaf Film) – Danish Sign Language TV programme is under threat

GIVE YOUR SUPPORT TO KEEP DEAF TV LIVE IN DENMARK - SIGN THE PETITION - TAP HERE (Note: some Danish language included) On Thursday, 31 August,...
Danny Murphy (13) who is deaf has been nominated for a Chronicle Champion Award (Image: Newcastle Chronicle)video

Danny Murphy – 13-year-old hopes for media career despite being the 5th generation of...

Extracted from Chronicle Live - 4 September 2017 - By Ian Robson.  Danny Murphy is a natural performer who is hoping for a glittering career in...
Signature Annual awards

Signature Community Spirit Award finalists – You decide the winner

The Signature Annual awards, in their ninth year, are established as the leading awards ceremony to celebrate deaf communication in the UK. This year, Signature...
Dr Terry Riley - BDA Chairvideo

BDA Press Release: UN committee paves the way for a BSL Act

https://player.vimeo.com/video/231897644 UK Government needs to grant deaf people “the right to educated high-quality sign language interpretation”: leading UN committee paves the way for a British...
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Deaf & Dyslexic Nurse attends University after 20 year battle

https://vimeo.com/225119605/522fae3467 After a 20 year struggle in education with Deafness (hard of hearing) and dyslexia, nurse and grandmother fulfils her impossible dream of reaching University. Colette...

BDA expresses concern over lack of dementia support for deaf community

Extracted from Evening Times - Glasgow - 12/07/2017 CHARITY leaders have expressed concern about a lack of support services for people with dementia who are...
Exeter Deaf Academy Sport Team - 2017

Exeter Deaf Academy wins National Deaf Schools Sports Day

Exeter Deaf Academy have won a nation-wide track and field competition for Deaf schools. The annual National Deaf Schools Track and Field Sports Day took...
GB Tennis Team Deaflympics 2017

Four-strong GB Deaf Tennis Team Selected for 2017 Deaflympics

Four players on the Tennis Foundation’s Deaf Tennis Performance Programme have been selected to represent DeaflympicsGB at the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey,...

GB Deaf Women’s footballers hope University of Worcester training can give medal boost

Extracted from Worcester News The Great Britain women’s deaf football squad have been training at the University of Worcester ahead of the Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey,...
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Improving access to council services for York’s Deaf community

City of York Council will make it easier for members of the city’s Deaf community to access services from 5th July 2017. A new video...