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Archive for July, 2012

30 JulAccess to TV and the Web

Ofcom is reviewing of the quality of subtitling provision in the UK, and have asked Action on Hearing Loss to gather the experiences of people who rely on subtitles for watching television. They have recently launched a major survey, open until 31 August.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Qualitysubtitlessurvey

See here for further details.

20 JulTexting overtakes talking in the UK, says Ofcom study

BBC News: People in the UKare now more likely to text than to make a phone call, Read more of this article

19 JulVRS Today! is closing but campaign for relay services continues

Many of you will know we, TAG and many other organisations have been working actively for some time to ensure there are effective relay services for deaf people in the UK. One of our campaign partners was Sorenson Read more of this article

17 JulRemploy Stakeholder Bulletin

Please see below recent statement by Maria Miller MP, on the progress that the Remploy Board has made…. Read more of this article

16 JulReview of Relay Services

Further to the Ofcom Review of Relay Services: Further Consultation, UKCoD and TAG welcomed the opportunity to respond. 

UKCoD/TAG submission to the consultation