Stop Changes to Access to Work: Join the vigil before the legal case on Tuesday 26th June

By Editor On Tuesday 26th June, the Access to Work legal case challenging the cap, is being heard at the Royal Courts […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Gemma Jones: Being able to sign with your deaf child shouldn’t depend on how wealthy you are

By Editor I have to start with a disclaimer; a warning, an apology of sorts for how emotional this subject makes me. […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Juliet England: Performing in a hearing theatre group – Act II

By Editor Regular readers may remember my dronings about treading the boards in a group of hearing actors. Earlier in the year, […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Clara O’Donnell: Why I started a blog about having a deaf daughter

By Editor My name is Clara and I am the proud mum of a girl called Daisy, she is five and a […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Why do I feel pain in my ear when swallowing?

The ears are linked to the nose and throat, and infections in any of these areas can cause ear pain when swallowing. A range of other issues, such as dental abscesses and joint damage, can also cause this pain. Here, learn about the many causes and their symptoms and treatments. We also describe when to […]

Frances Lewin: Help me carry out research into support for deaf students

By Editor Following Hamza Shaikh’s blog yesterday about the challenges he faced at university, I want to tell you about some research […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Hamza Shaikh: The challenges deaf students face at university

By Editor My name is Hamza. I am from Birmingham; I was brought up by my hearing parents and I have three […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Juliet England: Performing in a hearing theatre group – Act III  

By Editor Photos by Aidan Moran. I have already written at some length about coping with a hearing loss in a non-deaf company […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Read: The deaf patients ‘left behind’ by the NHS (via BBC News)

By Editor The BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme has reported on how a lack of BSL interpreters is meaning that deaf patients are […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: See Hear presenter to appear on Antiques Roadshow

By Editor A Deaf presenter of See Hear is set to appear on this Sunday’s episode of BBC1’s Antiques Roadshow celebrating the […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken