Alex Valente

“Unsilence The Crowd”- Created by Newcastle United and Sela together with RNID

11th Apr 2024

The RNID brand will fill St James’ Park on Saturday 13 April, as revolutionary technology allows deaf football fans to experience the game like never before. We’ll be cheering on Newcastle United when they take to the pitch with the RNID logo on their shirts in a Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday …

Lionesses to wear names in British Sign Language on jerseys during warm up for England Vs Sweden game

04th Apr 2024

EE has created a set of British Sign Language (BSL) training tops, in partnership with The FA, that will be worn by the Lionesses as they warm up ahead of their European Qualifier with Sweden on Friday 5th April at Wembley Stadium, connected by EE. Each jersey will display the player’s name in the BSL fingerspelling …

Signature Meets Tasha Ghouri

04th Jan 2024

Signature recently spoke with Tasha Ghouri to understand more about her life growing up deaf in school and her recent successes. Please find the captioned interview below as well as a full transcript.     Tasha Ghouri Podcast: Alex: And just to start, Tasha, for those who do not know who you are would you …

LBC Interview with our Executive Director Lindsay Foster

22nd Dec 2023

After yesterday’s announcement regarding the GCSE subject content being released by Department For Education our Executive Director Lindsay Foster was interviewed by LBC. Please find the captioned audio recording below.

The Ascension Series with Morag Skelton – Berghaus Press Release

24th Apr 2023

DEAF CLIMBER MORAG SKELTON TAKES ON THE MOUNTAINS IN BERGHAUS’ LATEST EPISODE OF THE ASCENSION SERIES Berghaus is thrilled to announce the release of the second instalment of their inspiring outdoor documentary series, The Ascension Series. Premiering on the Berghaus YouTube channel on Thursday, 20th April, this new episode features Morag Skelton, a deaf climber …

Blog Competition- Deaf Inspiration

12th Apr 2023

Do you want to win a £30 Amazon voucher and a goodie bag full of freebies? Submit an blog on the theme “Deaf Inspiration” for your chance to win Signature’s third blog writing competition! Feel free to interpret this however you would like, but we would like the focus to be on the deaf person …

BSL Integration at Arsenal- Press Release

07th Mar 2023

In conjunction with Level Playing Field’s #UniteForAccess campaign, tomorrow’s fixture against AFC Bournemouth will be our first matchday with British Sign Language (BSL) fully integrated. Unite For Access is an annual period of inspiration and celebration of good access and inclusion at sports venues. As part of this, tomorrow’s game will also feature two mascots …

‘Deaf in the Workplace’ Blog Competition Winner

02nd Mar 2023

Deaf In the Workplace by Sarah Cochrane   I am profoundly deaf since Birth.   I always rely on lip reading as part of my growing up, so that was an important aspect to me in my career to this day.  I have been working in the National Health Service since I graduated from college …

Sign 2 Win

30th Jan 2023

SIGN 2 WIN Introducing Sign 2 Win – the first ever TV game show in BSL! Do you want to be in a game show, presented Fifi Garfield – and have the chance to win a cash prize of £1,000? We are looking for contestants for this fun and entertaining show. The show will feature …

Deafining the Future-Stephanie Barrows

25th Jan 2023

Deafining the Future ‘The best way to predict the future is to create/invent it’ is an often used quote. When we think or say, “Somebody needs to do something about being inclusive of the Deaf Community”, let’s complete that sentence with “and that somebody is me”. One in eight people of working age in the …