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Farewell and Thank you to Rachel and Tom

Written By: Super User | Published: August-31-2016 | Category: Featured
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It was with sadness that the Deaf Church es of Leeds and West Yorkshire said farewell to Rachel Wilson in July. Rachel moves to become a house for Duty Priest as assistant curate at  Pocklington in the York Diocese. We also marked the retir...

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Doncaster School & College get £10,000 Cash boost

Written By: Super User | Published: April-15-2016 | Category: Featured
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A cash boost of £10,000 from Children in Need has brought good News to  The Doncaster Deaf Trust, where children are to benefit from a brand new sensory room. The money means  means the new room can be built, to help children who have diff...

In addition to Deaf Children, the Doncaster Deaf Trust also works with children with autistic spectrum disorders, Asperger’s, Rett’s and Down’s syndromes. Jane Go...

Ordination of Tracey Raistrick

Written By: Super User | Published: April-11-2016 | Category: Featured
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Rev Dr Tracey Raistrick will be ordained Priest at Bradford Cathedral on Saturday June 25th at 3.00 pm  Tracey was ordained Deacon in July 2015 at Ripon Cathedral  and is assistant curate at St. Mark’s, Utley and Keighley shared Church. Sh...

  She is well known to the Deaf Community as a friend and interpreter  The Ordination Service will be interpreted to BSL. For more information and a map use the...

DEX Comedy Workshops with John Smith

On Saturday 2nd April , John Smith came to our region to lead ta a workshop for DEX  youngsters on the topic of Deaf Culture and Deaf Comedy. 12 deaf young people ...

New Primary centre for Deaf children in North Leeds

Deaf Children in Leeds can  can now get support from a new state-of-the-art facility at Moor Allerton Hall Primary School. The new provision on Lidgett Lane in Moort...

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Labour Party manifesto in BSL

Labour Party manifesto in BSL

Written By: Super User | Published: May-27-2017 | Category: POLITICS
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The Labour Party manifesto is now available to watch in BSL here. Please scroll down  Sadly the conservatives have said they are ...

BSL Healthy Minds

BSL Healthy Minds

Written By: Super User | Published: March-02-2016 | Category: COMMUNITY
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BSL Healthy Minds is a therapy and counselling service for Deaf people. It helps Deaf people who have anxiety or depression. Almos...

Bradford Housing Association Plumber Learns to Sign

Bradford Housing Association Plumber Learns to Sign

Written By: Super User | Published: November-30-2015 | Category: BSL
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A housing association employee was so inspired by the training that his employer organised – he decided to study for the full qual...

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BSL Healthy Minds

BSL Healthy Minds

BSL Healthy Minds is a therapy and counselling service for Deaf people. It helps Deaf people who have anxiety or depression. Almost half of all Deaf people will have either anxiety or depression at some point in our lives. It is i...

Leeds Deaf Club AGM & the Future of Centenary House

On Wednesday 25th November Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People Held their AGM.  The Chairman Murray Holmes and Honorary President Martin Dodgson outlines what was happening with Centenary House, Murray Holmes resigned his post...

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On Ilkley Moor baht ‘at

On Ilkley Moor baht ‘at

Just before Rev Rachel left us in July she was able to join us for a Deaf Churches ramble on Ilkley Moor. You can see Deaf Church rambers about to set off for a walk on Ilkley Moor one or two decided to stay in Ilkley shopping and...

Northern Chaplains Gather

Chaplains and minsiters working with Deaf People from across the North of England gathered in Gildersome to encourage each other and share news.   Its been a long time since these meeting took place - but they are now set to be a ...

Deaf People Remember

Deaf People from all over West Yorkshire gathered  st Guidersome Parish Church on November 15th to remember their loved ones who had died, in a special occasion led by Revd Mark Smith assisted by  Diane Colville, Susan McCormack a...

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Bradford Housing Association Plumber Learns to Sign

Bradford Housing Association Plumber Learns to Sign

A housing association employee was so inspired by the training that his employer organised – he decided to study for the full qualification himself and has now passed with flying colours.   Nick Dine  works as a plumber and trai...

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Labour Party manifesto in BSL

Labour Party manifesto in BSL

The Labour Party manifesto is now available to watch in BSL here. Please scroll down  Sadly the conservatives have said they are not producing one .  ...

Funding Cuts Exclude Deaf from Politics

The Government is making it harder for Deaf people  to stand in electinc election because of cuts , according to the Green Party’s Oldham West and Royton by-election candidate. Simeon Hart,  the only Deaf and British Sign Languag...

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BAQOUN Palestinian Folklore Dance Group - visit West Yorkshire

BAQOUN Palestinian Folklore Dance Group - visit West Yorkshire

Baqoun are a group of Palestinian Christians based in Beit Sahour, a small town close to Bethlehem.  Baqoun started as a small group of young people who loved 'Dabke'.  In 2007, they began presenting folklore dancing in many event...

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World Disability Snooker coming to Yorkshire

World Disability Snooker coming to Yorkshire

World Disability Billiards and Snooker will stage an event in Kingston-upon-Hull for the first time this November.   The Tradewell Snooker Club The WDBS Hull Open will be open to players of classification groups 7-8 and will be.

Reflect BSL support Juniour Football

Reflect BSL has broken down barriers between the Deaf Community and the wider hearing community by Sponsoring a local Under 7's football team ...

Yorkshire Deaf Golf Society

Yorkshire Deaf Golf Society was firstly founded as Yorkshire and Lancashire Deaf Golf Society back in October 2011 by Mark Forrest, Mark Sunter, Colette Forest-Hogan and Nick Cash. They got together to provide a social arena for D...

Yorkshire Deaf Anglers fixtures set

Yorkshire Deaf Anglers Club has published its fixtures list for 2017 ...

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Bradford Housing Association Plumber Learns to Sign

A housing association employee was so inspired by the training that his employer organised – he decided to study for the full qualification himself and has now passed wit...

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On Ilkley Moor baht ‘at

Just before Rev Rachel left us in July she was able to join us for a Deaf Churches ramble on Ilkley Moor. You can see Deaf Church rambers about to set off for a walk on I...

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Northern Chaplains Gather

Chaplains and minsiters working with Deaf People from across the North of England gathered in Gildersome to encourage each other and share news.   Its been a long time si...

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