Statement following the debate in Parliament on teaching BSL in schools

Added 06 Mar 2018

Yesterday, 05 March 2018, Minister for School Standards Nick Gibb rejected the petition to have BSL as part of the national curriculum. He also rejected the creation of a GCSE qualification in British Sign Language.

The Signature Annual Awards is back!

Added 12 Feb 2018

This year we're hosting the 10th anniversary of the Signature Annual Awards. Read on to find out more and how you can nominate someone special and be a part of the celebrations.

Director of Development

Added 06 Feb 2018

NRCPD is seeking a Director of Development to join the small but vital charity. NRCPD is entering a period of rapid and exciting change and is looking for a person who can engage and communicate with all of its stakeholders.

Statement from NRCPD

Added 31 Jan 2018

NRCPD has announced that the Director/Registrar, Alan Peacock, has stepped down.

Route to Registration for Speech to Text Reporters

Added 22 Jan 2018

NRCPD have recently approved a Signature training event for Speech to Text Reporters. Speech to Text Reporters who successfully complete this training course will be eligible to apply to register with NRCPD.

Lindsay Foster: A positive outlook for 2018

Added 10 Jan 2018

At the end of every year we give our centres the opportunity to tell us what they believe we’re doing right and how they think we can improve by completing our Customer Service Survey. 

Minister response to GCSE in BSL

Added 14 Sep 2017

We were incredibly disappointed to see Schools Minister Nick Gibb’s response to the NDCS’ Right to Sign campaign.