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Deaf News: Concerns raised for health and care for Deaf people in Oxfordshire

July 21, 2014

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A new report launched today by community interest company Sign Lingual UK and commissioned by consumer champion Healthwatch Oxfordshire highlights a lack of access […]

Dana Gornall: Why I became an interpreter

January 15, 2014

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Sign Language fascinated me from very early on. I have a clear memory of being in the grocery store parking […]

The Question: Should deaf people protest publicly to fight for their rights in 2014?

January 8, 2014

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2013 was an interesting year to be a campaigner for deaf interests. Lots happened, but did anything really change? What’s […]

The Question: Could you spot a deaf person in a crowded room? And is there such a thing as a ‘Deafdar’? (BSL)

November 11, 2013

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I don’t know what it is about the Victoria line, but when I lived in London, I kept meeting deaf […]

Sasha Thorpe: Starting my own Deaf club!

November 16, 2012

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Is there such a thing as too many deaf clubs? Or are there not enough?? Either way good news. Due […]

Charlie Swinbourne: Deaf voices are natural, so why should they be mocked?

November 11, 2012

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My mum’s voice was the first sound I ever heard. Because she was born profoundly deaf, she speaks with a […]

Adam Schembri: Warning signs – how our BSL research was misrepresented in the news

October 17, 2012

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  This article was originally published on The Conversation.  Research needs to be presented carefully to not mislead the community. […]