Deaf people in Bristol have begun a campaign for a new Deaf centre, after their old one was closed down.
A video has just been uploaded by BBC local news, with subtitles and BSL interpretation:
Deaf people in Bristol who are upset because they had to sell their social club building have started a campaign for a new one.
The Centre for Deaf People, a charity, sold its premises to pay off a pension deficit.
Trustee Sandra Smith said deaf people in Bristol “needed a new base”.
Plans for the new centre include recruiting a fundraiser, a book keeper and setting up a website.
The original centre was established in 1962 and became a focal meeting point for Bristol’s deaf community – complete with its own skittle alley.
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