Dawn Butler MP: Early Day Motion

BDA welcomes Ms Butler’s intention to raise the issue of legally recognising BSL in an Early Day Motion.Read more

BDA's Sign Language Week - New website

A new website dedicated to our annual Sign Language WeekRead more

BDA Derbyshire Crime project: The difference of emergency and non-emergency SMS

What is classed as an emergency and the difference to a non-emergency situation when using text message to the police.Read more

Resignation announcement

BDA Chair announces Director's resignation.Read more

PIP Meeting with Capita - "Disappointing"

It is unacceptable and a very bad practice for any high level or complex meetings with trainee BSL interpreters.Read more

Special Announcement: Letter of Intent between BDA and VLP

BDA and Visual Language Professionals signed a letter of intent.Read more

Update: BDA Medal of Honour bestowed to Doug Alker

We finally managed to make the presentation to Doug at the East Lancashire Deaf Society.Read more

Christmas Newsletter with our chair Dr Terry Riley - December 2016

Latest news, what have we been doing so far, the end of 2016 and toward to a new prosperous 2017.Read more

BDA Congratulates Lilian Lawson OBE on her Honorary Doctorate

UK's most staunch advocates for BSL has been honoured by Heriot Watt University.Read more

BDA Website Survey and win £50 Amazon Voucher!

We need your feedback and opinions about BDA's website.Read more

Third meeting with DWP concerning PIP

An update from third meeting with DWP in relation to Personal Independence Payments (PIP).Read more

A new era for the British Deaf News

It's time for us to embrace new technology and bring BDN into the 21st century.Read more

We need evidence from you - Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

DWP want evidence from Deaf PIP applicants by Monday 1st November!Read more

Derbyshire Crime Project Update

The aim is for the Deaf community to have increased awareness of how to access Police services in Derbyshire.Read more