Browsing All posts tagged under »british sign language«

Go See: Mat Fraser’s Cabinet of Curiosities, with BSL interpretation

May 13, 2014


This is a sponsored post. Join critically acclaimed actor and performance artist Mat Fraser for a journey through the history […]

Deaf News: Researchers find that regional variations of BSL are in decline

April 24, 2014


British Sign Language is a rich, naturally evolving language, where the signs you use can vary according to where you […]

Review: Deafinitely Theatre’s ‘Two’ – by Donna Williams

January 9, 2014


On 14th November I had a lovely birthday treat – a trip to London to see Deafinitely Theatre’s production of […]

Deaf News: £245,000 for research into England’s first Deaf church

January 9, 2014


Dr William John Lyons, senior lecturer in the University of Bristol’s Department of Religion and Theology, has secured a three […]

Watch: The BSL Zone’s video profiles of famous deaf people from history!

January 8, 2014


The BSL Zone website hosts all kinds of programmes made in British Sign Language (BSL) including Deaf dramas, magazine series […]

Read: How deaf women are vulnerable to domestic abuse: the tragic story of Safiya

October 24, 2013


An article in the New Statesman has followed up on the harrowing story of a Deaf woman who was kept […]

Linda Richards: If we don’t support our own, who can we expect to support the Deaf community?

October 1, 2013


“Money, money, money…. It’s a rich man’s world.” Or so the lyrics of the Abba song go. Some say it’s […]

Jen Dodds: Growing up in oral education

September 20, 2013


A new school year has just started and kids everywhere are going back to school – or just starting it, […]

Deaf News: Motion calling for recognition of BSL as an official UK language passed at Liberal Democrat party conference

September 17, 2013


Following a debate this morning at the Liberal Democrat party conference, the Liberal Democrats today passed the policy Recognising a Legal […]

Deaf News: Facebook video shows deaf patient confused and anxious in hospital

July 30, 2013


A harrowing video has been posted on Facebook of a deaf female hospital patient who apparently doesn’t know what drugs […]