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Deaf News: Leaders of campaign to stop changes to Access to Work reveal their true identities

October 2, 2014


The leaders of the grass-roots campaign against changes to Access to Work for deaf workers have revealed their true identities. The campaign […]

Celebrities and Red Arrows put ‘hands on ears’ to raise deaf awareness .. and tell us why

June 4, 2014


Celebrities from the worlds of TV, music and sport have joined an online campaign to raise deaf awareness. Since Deaf […]

Watch: Video of Mark Thomas putting up deaf protest signs at Amazon HQ

May 15, 2014


Here’s a video of TV comedian Mark Thomas putting up ‘LOVE FILM HATE DEAF PEOPLE’ signs at Amazon’s HQ in […]

Stephanie McDermid: After success in my John Lewis subtitling campaign, I’m taking on LOVEFiLM. Join the fight!

November 27, 2013


Nothing infuriates me more than access being denied to me – and as a deafened person with mobility problems, I’m […]

Deaf News: Malcolm Bruce raises Access to Work petition with Minister

November 21, 2013


Sir Malcolm Bruce MP raised the issue of changes to Access to Work for deaf people with the Minister for […]

“Deaf people must have access to qualified interpreters,” says Emily Smith, joint sponsor of the Access to Work petition

November 20, 2013


An online petition against changes to Access to Work (ATW) has received support from over 3,500 people in just one […]

Communication Support Bill due in Parliament tomorrow – but will MPs have the time to debate it?

October 24, 2013


Tomorrow, Sir Malcolm Bruce’s Communication Support (Deafness Bill) is due to be debated in Parliament. Friday’s session is devoted entirely […]

Exclusive: “We’ve may have reached a turning point” says Sir Malcolm Bruce after Parliament meeting of deaf groups

September 5, 2013


Sir Malcolm Bruce MP hopes the deaf community may have reached a turning point following Tuesday’s meeting with the UK’s […]

Deaf News: Crunch meeting of deaf organisations and groups at Parliament today

September 3, 2013


A who’s who of representatives of the UK’s deaf world will be meeting today at Portcullis House, Westminster, to try […]

Donna Williams: How it feels to be ‘spitting the dummy’!

March 12, 2013


Well. What a fortnight. I feel like I’m about to come out. I’m going to come out as… an admin […]