What's happening BDA news Northern Ireland A big thanks to Elizabeth McAughtry MBE Dr Terry Riley OBE, Chair of the British Deaf Association would like to thank Elizabeth McAughtry MBE, for her extremely hard work in fundraising for the BDA. Elizabeth successfully organised a Christmas Charity Gala Dinner in December 2014. She is well known in the community for her big heart and great passion for the BDA. The money raised will be used for a worthwhile cause. We at the BDA look forward to continuing our great partnership with Elizabeth in the future. (Photo: Elizabeth McAughtry MBE and Damian Barry, BDA Director of Community Development & Operations) >> See following year article from second Gala Dinner Dance - click here.