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Despite the world's farewell to the great advocate of peace, equality and freedom, Nelson Mandela, his memorial service was somewhat overshadowed by the national press coverage of the bogus interpreter. The 'interpreter' appeared to have made up his own signs throughout the service which infuriated many Language Service Professionals and Deaf people all over the world!
Our AGM has been moved to Tuesday 14th January 2014 at 6.30pm, with the Board meeting to follow from 7.30pm.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to see you all at the AGM in January.
Sylvia Kenneth was featured on BBC's See Hear this week as the programme examined the issues surrounding mental illness in the deaf community - it's an illness which can affect anyone, yet is still viewed with prejudice, ignorance, even fear.
We have an exciting opportunity to take part in Leicester's Comedy Festival on Saturday 8th February performing at Leicester Cathedral!
Would you like to try something different and have a laugh? Come and join the Laugh Out Loud Choir, a brand new singing and signing choir, formed from VISTA and Action Deafness.
Organisers of the annual Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival have teamed up with local charities to encourage people with sensory impairments to get involved in the 2014 event. Big Difference Company (registered charity 1135167) have joined forces with Vista (Leicester's local sight loss charity) and Action Deafness (the local charity for the deaf and hard of hearing) to launch a photography competition on the theme of laughter.