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MPs vote to make British Sign Language an official language
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MPs vote to make British Sign Language an official language

MPs from both sides of the aisle have voted to recognise British Sign Language as a minority language in England, Wales, and Scotland

‘It will be so emotional’: Rose Ayling-Ellis on BSL becoming an official language
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‘It will be so emotional’: Rose Ayling-Ellis on BSL becoming an official language

A bill to make British Sign Language a recognised language in public life has been passed by MPs. Strictly winner Rose Ayling-Ellis told The Big Issue about the difference it will make.

Help make British Sign Language an official language
Rosie Cooper

Help make British Sign Language an official language

Labour MP Rosie Cooper’s explains why British Sign Language should be an official language in the UK – enshrining the rights of 180,000 to get the support they need.

Rose Ayling-Ellis: ‘Suddenly it became quite cool to be deaf’
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Rose Ayling-Ellis: ‘Suddenly it became quite cool to be deaf’

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