P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:56:03          ————————————————————————————   TV PRODUCER HONOURED TV producer Kate Blewett won the RNID/ Communicator of the Year Award in London on October 2s. She was recognised for her efforts to increase awareness of the plight of children in Chinese orphanages. Her moving films about the appalling conditions in some of the orphanages reached millions of people. ——————————————————————————————————2/6—— Dis-ability 686 Crimestoppers 347 ITV Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education
P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:45:10          ————————————————————————————   RECORD-BREAKING CHARITY The National Deaf Children's Society has announced a record-breaking year in its annual report. Non-legacy income has risen by 81% in the last year, topping the £1million mark for the first time. Mark Astarita of the NDCS said: "I'm delighted our efforts are ——ying dividends for deaf children". The charity holds its AGM at the City YMCA in Errol Street, London on November 30. ——————————————————————————————————3/6—— Subtitles 419 On-line 650 Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education
P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:53:11          ————————————————————————————   TOP COMMUNICATORS WIN AWARDS The prestigious RNID/Carlton Communicator of the Year awards were presented at a glittering ceremony at the Barbican, London, on October 22. John Hay, co-founder of the British Deaf History Society, scooped this year's Deaf Impact Award. TV producer Kate Blewett was made Communicator of the Year. Newsreader Alastair Stewart and deaf actor David Bower presented the awards. ——————————————————————————————————1/6—— Dis-ability 686 Education 660 Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education
P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:40:12          ————————————————————————————   OPENING DOORS FOR DEAF PEOPLE  A new access guide from Artsline tells deaf theatre-goers which London fringe theatres have induction loops. An Artsline spokesperson said: "Wegve published the guide because we think it's important disabled people know what facilities are available to them". The Open Door guide costs £2 from Artsline, 54 Charlton St, London NW1 1HS. Tel 0171 388 2227. ——————————————————————————————————4/6—— Dis-ability 686 Godlines 687 Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education
P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:40:00          ————————————————————————————   GIVE US A GAME! The RNID Poolemead centre's football team is looking for more opponents. The team, based at the Bath residential centre for deaf people, was formed six months ago. They have already won the Avon Special Olympics. Anyone interested should contact Mike Robey at the centre on 01225 323818. ——————————————————————————————————5/6—— Dis-ability 686 Godlines 687 Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education
P685 Teletext 685 Oct28 21:42:01          ———————————————————————————   A QUICK GUIDE TO SERVICES  A Quick Guide to Services for Deafblind People has been launched by the Association of Directors of Social Services. It gives directors information and guidance on the services deafblind people need. For more information ring Peter Raine on 01203 404988. Editor: Tim Russell. Deafview, 19-23 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8SL. Tel: 0171 296 8000. Fax: 0171 296 8199. ——————————————————————————————————6/6—— Subtitles 419 Kids 490 Deafview is brought to you by Teletext Ltd and the RNID Disability Godlines Subtitles Education