Browsing All posts tagged under »BSL«

Simon Herdman: How I became one of the presenters of the CBeebies BSL poetry series Magic Hands!

March 27, 2016


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Toby Dawson: Help us campaign for BSL access on TV in Scotland (BSL)

March 24, 2016


Sign Toby’s petition here. Our family was always totally ignorant to the news on STV at its usual teatime slot, […]

Charlie Swinbourne: 10 things that only happen to deaf people in films (and not in real life)

March 11, 2016


Deaf characters who appear in films and TV series often give Deaf people mixed feelings. On one hand, it’s exciting to […]

Go See: BSL cookery demonstrations at London’s Borough Market!

August 20, 2015


Cookery demonstrations with BSL interpretation services take place at Borough Market on the second Friday of every month. A brigade […]

Bianca Birdsey: How sign language helped my girls think, reason and express themselves

August 12, 2015


Language. Think about that word. What are other thoughts that automatically pin themselves to this collection of letters that give […]

Go See: World Deaf Tennis Championships in Nottingham, 20th – 26th July

July 14, 2015


There’s a unique opportunity to go and see the world’s best deaf tennis players in action in Nottingham next week, with […]

Emily Howlett: Why playing myself in ‘Found’ was much tougher than acting

July 10, 2015


So, I’m guessing you will have seen ‘Found’ by now? The documentary directed by the Chicken’s very own Charlie Swinbourne, […]

Jen Dodds: How pushing my daughter on the swings in the park enhances Deaf visibility! (BSL)

June 24, 2015


Hello! I’d like to talk about hearing people; not family and friend-type hearing people, but hearing people who I don’t […]

Ni Gallant: 3 things I’ve learned from my time in a wheelchair – and why we have to stand together to fight welfare cuts

May 20, 2015


I wrote this post coming to the end of a tough week for myself. But the motivation came from the […]

Sylvia Kenneth: If you feel you need help with mental health, seek it out

May 8, 2015


This article is about mental health issues. If you feel you need help, to find out about BSL counselling service […]