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10 clips of footballers using ‘sign language’ – starring Bale, Neymar, Fergie and Joey Barton

June 12, 2014


Forms of what could be deemed ‘sign language’ – or at least visual communication – are wide-spread in world football. […]

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How many do you know? 15 amazing deaf sports stars!

February 4, 2014


On Sunday, Derrick Coleman became the first deaf American Footballer to win the SuperBowl. Let’s take a look at him […]

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Teresa Garratty - Contributing Editor

Teresa Garratty: 15 steps to being a Deaf Christmas Scrooge!

December 23, 2013


Ah, Christmas! The “Marmite” of all seasons, you either love it or you spit it out in disgust. So for […]

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Charlie Swinbourne: 10 tips for including deaf people at Christmas!

December 19, 2013


Christmas is a special time of year, but for deaf people, it can also be a tricky time, because we […]

Matt Dixon

Matt Dixon: Ten essential things to know about being a child of deaf parents

December 17, 2013


My name is Matt Dixon and I’m the grown-up child of deaf parents. My parents, my brother and sister are […]

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Professor Graham Turner: 10 lessons from the tale of the ‘fake’ interpreter

December 13, 2013


We may have thought sign language interpreting reached peak prominence when the Queen was shadowed by an interpreter at the […]

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Andy Palmer: Ten reasons why you should learn sign language (BSL)

September 13, 2013


Click on the video below to watch this article in BSL, signed by Tessa Padden courtesy of our supporters Signworld! […]

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Teresa Garratty: 10 reasons why subtitles are freaking awesome!

July 12, 2013


I have a bit of a personal gripe when it comes to those who find subtitles ‘annoying,’ so I thought […]

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Charlie Swinbourne: The 10 annoying habits of deaf people!

July 10, 2013


After our article ‘The 10 annoying habits of hearing people’ broke all records on this site, a number of people […]

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Charlie Swinbourne: The 10 annoying habits of hearing people

May 20, 2013


Hearing people, eh? You can’t live with them, you can’t live without them. Of course, the term ‘hearing people’ only […]