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East Surrey FHS hosts BSL interpreted talks!

We will be at the East Surrey Family History Society's Open Day this Saturday 23rd April from 10am. Their talks ...

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The BDHS is on a roll! We win another award!

The BDHS has once again won another award! At the recent BDA's 2016 Conference and Annual General Meeting at Amnesty International ...

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Deaf Museum & Archive Curatorial Team wins award!!

The BDHS's Deaf Museum and Archive Curatorial Team has won a very prestigious award at the RAD's 175th Birthday Celebrations ...

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Updated website now available on Deaf Sport

Dear everyone, I am very happy to inform you that you may see hundreds of Deaflympics (former CISS), Deaf European sport ...

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Old Burwoodian Association weblink

A former pupils of the Burwood Park and Norfolk College shares their website.  Click here for the link.

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Blogs on Deaf History from the Action on Hearing Loss Library

There is a blog uploaded by staff from the Action on Hearing Loss Library based in Grays Inn Road in ...

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Relocation of St. Saviour Church artefacts...

On Tuesday 11 November 2014, the relocation of marvellous artefacts from the St. Saviour Church, London took place.  BDHS ...

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Mary Hare School historial website

Mary Hare School for the Deaf (formerly known as Mary Hare Grammar School for the Deaf) former pupils has teamed ...

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BDHS mentioned in the Warrington Guardian

The British Deaf History Society was put under the limelight on the local newspaper, the Warrington Guardian.  The article was ...

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The untold stories about deaf people in WW1

An excellent article written by See Hear! Editor, William Mager, about the untold stories about deaf people in WW1 is ...

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Search for Deaflympians?

Ever wondered where could you search for deaf athlete that competed in previous World Silent Games/World Games for the Deaf/Summer ...

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We are currently in the process of organising our new Museum! Please bear with us, and contact us in the New Year when we will open again to the public. Thank you for your patience.

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New book launched! “From a War-torn Town to a Country Exile”. A history of the Welsh schools for the deaf. www.bdhs.org.uk/shop-3 ... See MoreSee Less

The Deaf Museum's new home... please give us time to put things in order! We will let you know when we are ready to welcome you! ... See MoreSee Less

We have moved!
As from 1st October, our new address is
BDHS, 2nd Floor
Empire Court
30-40 Museum Street
WARRINGTON
WA1 1HU
Website, email and tel no. remain the same.
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Does anyone have any old photos of the Old Kent Road School for the deaf? My mother was an ex pupil of this school and all photos where burnt out in a fire when her flat was bombed during the war. She was there in the 1930s. ... See MoreSee Less

Massive thanks to British Deaf History Society for the tour! We enjoyed our day! ☀️👍 ... See MoreSee Less

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