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# irish-sign-language - Thursday 24 January, 2019

'A historic development': New Irish Sign Language primary teaching degree being launched
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# ISL

'A historic development': New Irish Sign Language primary teaching degree being launched

Jan 24th 2019, 6:30 AM 13,103 Views 11 Comments

The new Bachelor of Education programme is the first of its kind in Ireland.

# irish-sign-language - Sunday 2 September, 2018

RTÉ cancelled its sign language broadcast of the national anthem during the All Ireland Final
# Irish Sign Language
# Irish Sign Language

RTÉ cancelled its sign language broadcast of the national anthem during the All Ireland Final

Sep 2nd 2018, 3:26 PM 35,352 Views 45 Comments

Members of the deaf community held a protest over RTÉ’s coverage of major events earlier this week.

# irish-sign-language - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Deaf people to protest at RTÉ over coverage of All-Ireland final and Pope's visit
# National Anthem
# National Anthem

Deaf people to protest at RTÉ over coverage of All-Ireland final and Pope's visit

Aug 28th 2018, 2:27 PM 19,303 Views 18 Comments

RTÉ said that they were engaged in an active dialogue with the Irish Deaf Society.

# irish-sign-language - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Sign language version of Amhrán na bhFiann to be performed at today's All-Ireland hurling final
# Irish Sign Language
# Irish Sign Language

Sign language version of Amhrán na bhFiann to be performed at today's All-Ireland hurling final

Aug 19th 2018, 6:15 AM 6,632 Views 17 Comments

The performance will take place in tandem with the Artane Band.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

How a young Deaf student helped bring about the new Irish Sign Language version of the National Anthem
# Amhrán Na BhFiann
# Amhrán Na BhFiann

How a young Deaf student helped bring about the new Irish Sign Language version of the National Anthem

Jul 18th 2018, 3:51 PM 9,911 Views 15 Comments

The new version of the anthem was performed by a Deaf choir accompanied by an army band piper in Leinster House yesterday.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

First Dates Ireland's first ever sign language date was absolutely lovely
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First Dates Ireland's first ever sign language date was absolutely lovely

Jan 31st 2018, 8:43 AM 7,120 Views 1 Comment

Tortoise!

# irish-sign-language - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Legislation to officially recognise Irish Sign Language set to pass through Dáil today
# ISL
# ISL

Legislation to officially recognise Irish Sign Language set to pass through Dáil today

Dec 14th 2017, 8:37 AM 9,012 Views 48 Comments

The bill is expected to pass through all stages of the Dáil today.

# irish-sign-language - Thursday 6 October, 2016

'Elderly deaf people need to be looked after' - The Deaf community reacts to the death of two men in Bluebell
# Irish Sign Language
# Irish Sign Language

'Elderly deaf people need to be looked after' - The Deaf community reacts to the death of two men in Bluebell

Oct 6th 2016, 6:01 AM 16,778 Views 9 Comments

There are approximately 92,000 Deaf people living in Ireland – 5,000 who use Irish Sign Language.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Concerns for Deaf man jailed over Dawson St bus death
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# No Voice

Concerns for Deaf man jailed over Dawson St bus death

Feb 25th 2015, 4:02 PM 19,032 Views 39 Comments

At Edward Connor’s sentencing this week, the court heard specific rehabilitation services for Deaf people will not be put in place until next year.

# irish-sign-language - Friday 28 November, 2014

Remember this inspiring little boy? He'll be on the Toy Show tonight
# Get Ireland Signing
# Get Ireland Signing

Remember this inspiring little boy? He'll be on the Toy Show tonight

Nov 28th 2014, 12:36 PM 18,376 Views 8 Comments

We first told you about Quaid Cleland and his campaign to get Ireland using sign language back in August.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Opinion: Domestic violence victims who are disabled face multiple obstacles to help
# Abusive Relationship
# Abusive Relationship

Opinion: Domestic violence victims who are disabled face multiple obstacles to help

Sep 24th 2014, 1:00 PM 483 Views 20 Comments

Often when we talk of services for women affected by domestic violence, we talk in terms of able-bodied, English speaking women – but that’s not the full picture.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Column: 'The legal recognition of ISL is the key to equality for deaf people in Irish society'
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# Opinion

Column: 'The legal recognition of ISL is the key to equality for deaf people in Irish society'

Sep 17th 2014, 8:00 PM 134 Views 7 Comments

Irish Sign Language (ISL) is not yet legally or officially recognised in Ireland.

# irish-sign-language - Sunday 10 August, 2014

This little boy is on a mission to get RTÉ using sign language on the Toy Show
# Get Ireland Signing
# Get Ireland Signing

This little boy is on a mission to get RTÉ using sign language on the Toy Show

Aug 10th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,174 Views 20 Comments

Quaid Cleland is a nine-year-old hearing child who wants to get the whole country signing.

# irish-sign-language - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Opinion: The rights of the Deaf community have just been spectacularly undermined
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# Signing

Opinion: The rights of the Deaf community have just been spectacularly undermined

Jul 9th 2014, 1:00 PM 670 Views 22 Comments

Recent claims by the Government that it would support the development of key services through Irish Sign Language have been seriously undermined by the news that one national Deaf advocacy organisation has been forced to closed down.

# irish-sign-language - Sunday 22 September, 2013

VIDEOS: Learn how to order a pint using Irish Sign Language
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# Sign It

VIDEOS: Learn how to order a pint using Irish Sign Language

Sep 22nd 2013, 5:30 PM 14,229 Views 35 Comments

Do you know how to say ‘hello’ or ‘thank you’ using ISL? We’re feeling generous today so we’ll teach you those as well.

# irish-sign-language - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Irish sign language website for parents launched
# Irish Sign Language
# Irish Sign Language

Irish sign language website for parents launched

Mar 28th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,465 Views 16 Comments

The site is designed for parents of deaf or hard of hearing children