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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 […]

Ted Evans: Is the ‘Sign Safe’ way of making Deaf films holding Deaf filmmakers back?

November 15, 2013


As filmmakers, we all want to improve our films and we want more people to watch them, both hearing and […]

Watch: The BSL Zone’s Punk Chef tries to convert a Deaf man who eats 26 packets of crisps a day!

November 11, 2013


The BSL Zone’s cooking expert Punk Chef (aka Scott Garthwaite) has a mission: to get the Deaf community eating better, cooking better […]

Donna Williams: Why everyone should give Big Brother winner Sam Evans a break

August 29, 2013


A few days ago, I wrote a blog post on DeafFirefly congratulating Sam on his success on Big Brother, but […]

Big Brother Update: Deaf housemate Sam is nominated for eviction!

July 23, 2013


Day 37, Friday 19/7 Eviction day started in ‘jail’ for Dan, Charlie, Callum and Gina for breaching the rules the […]

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 […]

Big Brother Update: Sam teaches the house some sign language

June 21, 2013


Day 5 Monday 17th June Today starts with the house accidentally revealing to Michael that they knew he was the […]

Big Brother Update: Sam is thrown by question of how much his hearing aids help him to hear

June 18, 2013


Day 4, Sunday 16th June Dan (an ex police officer) questions Sam about his hearing and how much he can […]

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 […]

Deaf News: CBeebies series to feature children’s poetry in sign language

February 27, 2013


CBeebies has commissioned a brand new and groundbreaking series for the channel featuring poetry translated into British Sign Language, it […]