Browsing All posts tagged under »british sign language«

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

May 13, 2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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“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

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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

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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

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