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A Message from Dr Justine Durno and Deaf Unity – COVID 19 Resources (News Item)

Published: Apr 14th, 2020

Transcript Below: At a time when coronavirus is spreading, making lots of people ill and killing some, there is also lots of information and gossip being passed around which can feel distressing and overwhelming. It […]

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Deaf Futures Conference 2020 (News Item)

Published: Jan 31st, 2020

Shining a light on Employment, Education and Wellbeing in the Deaf Community RELEASE DATE: 31/01/2020 CITY: London, UK “The Deaf Community needs inspiration and aspiration from within and without to make meaningful and long-lasting change”, […]

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RAD LIVE (News Item)

Published: Nov 18th, 2019

Accessible Charity Variety Show ‘RAD Live’ is not to be missed! Sunday 19 January 2020, 7pm – Rose Theatre, Kingston With a huge variety of acts, from dance to magic, comedy and music, featuring deaf […]

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International Sign Language…? (News Item)

Published: Sep 24th, 2019

“Why aren’t all sign languages the same?”   ‌“It would be easier if everyone signed the same language”   ‌“Oh good, there is an international sign language” Reading through social media this week, these are […]

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ITV SignPost & BSLBT – trainee scheme for Deaf Filmmakers (News Item)

Published: Sep 17th, 2019

ITV SignPost has partnered with British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust (BSLBT) to offer a new trainee scheme aimed at getting young Deaf film-makers into the industry. Applications are now being invited from Deaf film-makers and […]

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Deaf Spaces in the Workplace conference in York St John University (News Item)

Published: Apr 1st, 2019

On Saturday 23 February 2019, over 80 people came to York St John University ( (YSJU), in York, to watch four signing deaf academics present their research findings about deaf people in the workplace. The […]

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Educational Journey – a Deaf student – Jonathan Ko (News Item)

Published: Sep 25th, 2018

Spotlight: Deaf Learner – Jonathan Ko – we are pleased to share yet another profile of an inspirational Deaf graduate who has maintained a positive attitude throughout his studies. Here he gives some practical advice […]

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Deaf Learner Spotlight: From the UAE to USA – studying overseas – Zayed Hamad Al Tamimi (News Item)

Published: Sep 7th, 2018

We have the pleasure of introducing a friend of Deaf Unity – Zayed Hamad Altamimi – who wanted to share his experience of being a Deaf Learner in the USA. Originally from the UAE, Zayed […]

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A report on Somali Sign Language and the Somali Deaf Community (News Item)

Published: Aug 3rd, 2018

Amidst the backdrop of war, oppression, struggle, victory, human rights and the rest that makes up the tapestry of Somalia, there is one group for whom the journey into the light is just beginning. Much […]

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Deaf Perspectives on the Saudi Arabia Vision 2030: Implications for the Saudi Deaf community and how it can be used to empower the Deaf (News Item)

Published: Jul 20th, 2018

The Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 was announced by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on April 25, 2016. It is a long-term plan for social, economic and educational reforms for the country. He has explicitly pinpointed […]

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