P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0030:50  3/8         FORTY-THREE NATIONS Plans are being drawn up to accommodate about 30,000 visitors expected at the 1981 World Games for the Deaf in Los Angeles. Visitors will be offered accommodation at special ratesN This will be the second time that the USA has hosted the World Games for the Deaf since they started in 1924. The nations affiliated qnder the Comite Internationale de Sport des Sourds (CHSS) have grown in that timd from 5 to 43   BDA Fellowship................ 
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0030:33  5/8         BKTHRU IN FARNBOROUGH A new Breakthrough Advice Centre will be opening in Farnborough,Hants,early in the New Year. All the latest technical aids will be on display and advice will be given as to where they can be obtainedN Graham Hocking, who is partially deaf, says that after looking for a suitable base for a year, he has now found one at the Farnborough and Cove Memorial HospitalN Graham will be working full time at the new Centre.   Holiday in Greece.......... 
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0020:00  8/8       LAST WORD Alan Roberts has sent us a cutting from the Daily ExpressN It says: "Angela Rippon and Jan Leeming have one wonder- ful virtue as newsreaders, that you can hear them even if your ears are not as good as they might be But with Moira Stewart we need s/titles all the time. Slow down Moir— " Earshot is updated twice a week, on Tudsdays and Fridays Write to Melinda Napier at Project Ear,64 New Cavendish Street,London WC1. Ovdr the holiday pdriod only, Vistel numbers are: 01 330 6173 04868 24317   Subtitled progr—llds............. 
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0030:00  1/8           Cravdn House,   05-32 Marshall St,  LONDON W1V 1LL ITV Programmes with ORACLE subtitles: Thursday 30th DECEMBER 10 00pm A VOYAGE ROUND MY FATHER Saturday 1st January 9.00pm GHICKER'S WORLD Monday 3rd January 7.30pm CORONATION STREET Wednesday 5th January 7.30pm CO ONATIONST @DT Sunday 9th January 10.30pm THE SOUTH BANK SHOG   World Gamds in USA...............  Low cost ddvice for better hearing ring Moss 01 688 9930 for details
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0020:00  6/8         HOLIDAYS IN GREECE The British Deaf Association is organ 10th-24ph July 1983 Thirty-six places have been reserved and applicants will be ddalt with on a first come, first served basis The cost will be £327 per person, plus £8.20 —nsurance, for half board accom private bath/shower, sea view and balcony Details from BDA Sports and Leisure Services, 38 Victoria Place, Carlisle CA1 1HU.   Deaf organist at Oxford........ 
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0030:22  2/8         WORLD GAMES IN U.S.A. Plans for thd 1985 World Games for the Deaf in Los Angeles are nearing completion. According to 'The Broadcaster', the monthly newspaper published by the National Ass'n of the Deaf, the 1985 Los Angeles Organising Comdhttee is moving at full speed now with plans for opening ceremonies, track and field events, and accommodation There will be 3,710 bdds available at the University of California and Peppdrdine University for thd athletes and officials   More in a moment.......... 
P198 ORACLE 198 Fri31 Dec ITV 0030:00  4/8        PETER JACKSON WINS BDA FELLOWSHIP A deaf man has been awarded the first Durham University dsearch Fellowship, established in memory of the late Allan B.Hayhurst,former Gendral Secretary of the British Deaf Association. Peter Jackson, who begins work on Jan- uary 1st, will be looking into thd problems of deaf school leavdrs in trying to find work Peter, who went to Burwood Parc, is married with a 6-year-old son.   Bkthru in Farnborough........... 