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Deaf News: Ofcom publishes second report on quality of live subtitles

November 11, 2014


Ofcom has published its second report on the quality of live subtitles in UK TV programmes. The report shows that broadcasters […]

Deaf News: Ofcom study reveals average 5.6 second delay in live subtitles – nearly DOUBLE recommended delay

April 30, 2014


Ofcom today published its first report on the quality of live TV subtitles provided by broadcasters in the UK, looking […]

Teresa Garratty: 10 reasons why subtitles are freaking awesome!

July 12, 2013


I have a bit of a personal gripe when it comes to those who find subtitles ‘annoying,’ so I thought […]

Subtitle Fail: Andy Murray’s “bigamist” umpire at Wimbledon

July 3, 2013


You’ve got to commend a commentator (and a live subtitler) who give their audience the information they need to know, […]

Deaf News: Ofcom to force broadcasters to report on the quality of live TV subtitles for the first time

May 17, 2013


Ofcom have announced that they will require TV broadcasters to report on the quality of their live subtitling for the […]

Watch: BBC Newswatch item on live subtitles (with live subtitles)

April 8, 2013


When I saw this (thanks to Twitter’s @Tony_Sutton) I wondered whether television was about to eat itself. An item on […]

Subtitle fail: Divine intervention on the football pitch as God comes off the bench to help Bolton Wanderers score

December 17, 2012


On a Sunday morning, I often sneak a look at the football highlights as my wife has a well-deserved lie […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss survey shows 46% of deaf people unhappy with news subtitles

December 13, 2012


  The UK charity Action on Hearing Loss is calling on producers of television news programmes to ensure that timely […]

Roy Staines: How live subtitles ruined Boris Johnson’s election speech

May 8, 2012


On Friday evening I was watching the climax of the Mayor of London election saga live on TV. I had […]

Ian Noon: Rubbish subtitles – an update

March 14, 2012


In the past couple of weeks, I’ve found myself unexpectedly in the Daily Mail, the Metro, Digital Spy and the […]