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Deaflympics Coverage on BSL Zone

29th Jul 2013

The BSL Zone, available on the Community Channel (channel 539) is covering the Deaflymics 2013. Produced by Remark Media, this coverage will also be available on the BSL Zone website here. There will be one profile of a British competitor each day along with a daily update from the games.

You'll be able to find out all about the athletes' respective sports, their preparation and training, and their hopes and dreams for the games, which are being held in Sofia, Bulgaria.

The Sofia 2013 Deaflympics will be the 22nd edition of the games. More than 3,000 Deaf athletes ...

Zoom Films at London Film Festival

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29th May 2013

Five Zoom films will be showing at the East End Film Festival in what is a major breakthrough for BSL films into the mainstream festival circuit.

The End, Confession, Little World, Strangers and You, Me will be showing at the Genesis Cinema in Mile End, east London on 30 June. Trailers for Crossing the Divide and September 11 will also be on show. A question and answer session with the filmmakers hosted by BSLBT’s outreach worker Steven Wynne will follow the screenings.

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Dorothy Brownlie, Sky's Accessibility Service Manager

In June 2003 Sky launched its accessibility team. This is part of our efforts to make Sky accessible to all our customers. Since then Dorothy Brownlie, Sky's Accessibility Service Manager, goes out on the road to speak to subscribers, carers, family members...

Find out how Dorothy promotes Sky's services.