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BDA 125th Congress - 20-24 July 2016

Get all your latest information about BDA's 2016 Congress to be held in Torquay.


Author: Lyndon Borrow

125 Celebrations Programme

We celebrate 125 Years of Francis Maginn's vision


Author: Simon Meek


BDA is delighted to launch some new limited edition merchandise to celebrate the 125th Anniversary.


Author: Lyndon Borrow

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Upcoming events

  • Burns Supper

    As part of the year long '125 Years Celebration' we are delighted to host a 'Burns Supper' in Edinburgh. We will also use this event as opportunity to celebrate the recent British Sign Language (Scotland) Bill. Come and join us in celebrating Scottish culture and British Sign Language! Read more

  • International Men's Day - Let’s Talk About Men’s Health - Scotland

    A special session on men's health,
    depression and other information.
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  • Let’s Talk About Your Health

    A health session on stroke and to talk about living and coping with it. Read more

  • International Men’s Day: Let’s talk about Men’s shed

    The topics will be on Deaf/BSL Awareness for Men - "Let’s talk about Men’s shed" as part of International Men's Day. Read more

  • Memorial Celebration Tribute

    We want to invite you all to come and join us to reflect and appreciate those who are no longer with us. Without those people, we will not be where we are. Read more