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24 AprLord Ashley of Stoke

It is with great sadness that UKCoD reports the recent death of Lord Jack Ashley.

Lord Ashley of Stoke

Lord Ashley was a great champion of causes relating to Deafness and hearing loss and played an active and leading role in advancing Deaf equality and the recognition of BSL and in December 2003 Lord Ashley was given a lifetime achievement award in the ePolitix website charity champions awards, pictured above.

It was in 1994 that Lord Ashley became president of UK Council on Deafness Read more of this article