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Teresa Garratty: What’s on my Christmas list? (the answer might surprise you)

December 22, 2016

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It happens every year doesn’t it? The same old question and the older you get, the harder it is to […]

Charlie Swinbourne: 10 things you should NEVER give a deaf person for Christmas, including hearing aid batteries

December 16, 2016

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1. DVD without subtitles Buying us a DVD without subtitles is a bit like giving a hearing person a DVD […]

Kim Webster: How to get involved in Christmas family arguments when you’re deaf (and don’t know what’s being said)

January 2, 2015

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Christmas time is a time for exchanging gifts, good food, an abundance of plastic and cardboard everywhere and cinnamon vodka. […]

The Secret Deafie: “At Christmas, everyone around me is chatting, catching up and having a great time. I am lost”

December 23, 2014

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Here’s a Christmas article from our archive, which you might have missed first time round. Check out our Christmas tips […]

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

December 21, 2014

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Here is a popular article from our archive, which you might have missed the first time round! Tell us which articles you […]

Charlie Swinbourne: 12 tips to ensure deaf people aren’t left out at Christmas!

December 20, 2014

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

Jen Dodds: Why January is hard work, and what you could do if it’s more difficult than it should be

January 28, 2014

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Like December, January is turning out to be hard work. In January, you have to clean everything you can see, […]

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

December 23, 2013

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

Emily Howlett’s Diary of a Deaf Mum: Who knew how NOISY wrapping Christmas presents was?

December 23, 2013

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‘Tis the Christmas season! I don’t know if you’ve noticed…? In our house, we’ve managed to turn a blind eye […]

Jen Dodds: Things I am pleased, and not so pleased about, this Christmas

December 20, 2013

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So, it’s that time of year again. We’re ordering food weeks in advance, wondering whether greetings cards (yes, actual cards, […]