Deaf news in BSL from Remark: Bologna’s Deaf restaurant | Baby signing | Charity award

Posted on October 19, 2012

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Deaf restaurant opens in Bologna, Italy
A restaurant run by Deaf people has been opened in Bologna in Italy as part of a local arts festival.

Signing with babies does not accelerate language development
A new study has shown that signing with hearing babies does not improve language development, as had previously been thought.

Deaf charity wins award for work on domestic abuse
The charity SignHealth’s DeafHope project has won an award for raising awareness of domestic abuse and supporting domestic abuse survivors in the Deaf community.

Deaf school celebrates 220th anniversary
This week is Margate School’s 220th birthday, and to celebrate, the school is holding a celebration for its staff and students.

Netflix to offer full captioning in the USA, but the UK trails behind
A court victory in America last week will give American deaf people the chance to view a far wider choice of film and television programmes on the internet, using captions.

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