Tuesday 30 June at 09:24

The Ear Foundation has won an Outstanding Achievement Award and recognised as best in its category in this year’s Medilink East Midlands (EM) Innovation Day Awards and will now go through to the Medilink UK National Awards. Medilink East Midlands is the region’s life science industry association, whose aim is to help companies establish, develop and grow.

The awards are the most

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Wed 17 June
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Paul Allen to join England Deaf Cricket Team in Dutch t20
 

Tuesday 30 June

Geraint Richards, the Tennis Foundation’s Head of Disability Player Performance, today announced his players selected to represent Great Britain in the 1st World Deaf Tennis Championships to be held at Nottingham Tennis Centre on 20 - 26 July 2015.
 
Junior and senior events will be played during the championships, which are set to feature more than 80 players from over 20

BSL Videos   

The NSPCC is launching a video version of its successful Underwear Rule guidance today to help keep deaf

A vest that allows the profoundly deaf to “feel” and understand speech is under development. The vest features

Children who have been deaf for their entire lives are receiving the gift of hearing for the very first time

This is the fourth in a series of deaf awareness videos being released by Gloucestershire Deaf Association, this


Columnists   

A twenty-something girl living in the big city, Deafinitely Girly gives a light-hearted but revealing account

The column is written from the unique position of a Deaf singleton. Madam X, as we shall call her explains

I’m now in my 30’s – and that doesn’t bother me as much as I thought it might when I entered my 20s! Two

Deafax has been at the forefront of technology since its inception in 1985. It exists to empower deaf people