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We’re campaigning for deaf and hard of hearing people to have better access to TV and radio programmes.

Occasionally we will produce transcripts for programmes that are relevant to Action on Hearing Loss and for programmes that are of interest to the organisation and its supporters.

Clubbers in a night club, wearing earplugs.

BBC Radio 5 Live: discussing loud music with Shelagh Fogarty

Our Senior Audiologist Gemma Twitchen appeared with DJ Tre Lowe, hearing scientist Michael Akeroyd and Dire Straits bassist John Illsley to discuss loud music, tinnitus and hearing protection.
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man with hearing aid

Hack My Hearing

In this BBC Radio 4 programme, Frank Swain shares his experience of early hearing loss and looks at what the future might hold for hearing technology.
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Paul Breckell, Tanvir Ahmed and Jeremy Vine

BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine interview with Paul Breckell and Tanvir Ahmed, 12 December 2013

Paul Breckell, our CEO, and Senior Campaigner Tanvir Ahmed, appeared on the Jeremy Vine show on BBC Radio 2, to discuss the controversy over the 'fake' sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial service.
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Dr Roger Wicks on BBC South Today.

BBC South Today interview on 20 August 2013 with Dr Roger Wicks

Dr Roger Wicks, our Director of Policy and Campaigns, appeared on BBC South Today to discuss the benefits of lipreading classes.
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Gemma Twitchen, Action on Hearing Loss augiologist

BBC Breakfast interview on the 13 July 2013 with Gemma Twitchen

Our Senior Audiologist, Gemma Twitchen, was invited onto the BBC Breakfast sofa to discuss what tinnitus sounds like, how it can be avoided and how best to cope if the condition is affecting your life.
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Andy Palmer

BBC Radio 5 Live on 10 June 2013 with Andy Palmer

Andy Palmer spoke to BBC Radio 5 Lives Shelagh Fogarty about the introduction of Personal Independence Payment (PIP).
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Gemma Twitchen, Action on Hearing Loss augiologist

Radio interview on Radio Sussex on 4 February 2013 with Gemma Twitchen

Action on Hearing Loss' audiologist Gemma Twitchen spoke to presenter Sarah Gorrell on BBC Radio Sussex about Tinnitus Awareness Week.
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a detailed illustration of the ear

Explaining how the new research from the US works

Scientists in America have made an important discovery in the fight to cure hearing loss.
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Dr Ralph Holme interviewed by Al Jazeera English

Al Jazeera English interview with Dr Ralph Holme

On 13 September 2012 our Head of Biomedical Research, Dr Ralph Holme was interviewed by Al Jazeera English about the announcement of new research findings from the University of Sheffield.
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The QuarteTones barbershop quartet sing in Bristol

BBC Radio Bristol interview with Graham Harper 3 July 2012

John Darvall from BBC Radio Bristol interviewed Graham Harper from the QuarteTones barbershop quartet on 3 July 2012.
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First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness of Northern Ireland with Action on Hearing Loss Director Jackie Whyte.

Jackie White interviewed on UTV 16 February 2012

Jackie White, our Director in Northern Ireland, talks about the launch of our Northern Ireland headquarters on UTV.
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William Shatner speaks about his tinnitus

William Shatner speaks about his tinnitus

Actor William Shatner speaks about his tinnitus and the work that The American Tinnitus Association is doing to reverse the condition for 50 million Americans.
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Delia Henry, Action on Hearing Loss Country Director - Scotland

RNIB Insight Radio 30 January 2012

Mikey Hughes interviews Delia Henry, Director of Action on Hearing Loss Scotland. Delia chats to Mikey about the new free online hearing test.
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Andrew and William Palmer.

The Wright Stuff 6 September 2011

Gabby Logan talks to Andrew Palmer and his son William about deafness, cochlear implants and learning how to hear.
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Jane Cordell at an Action on Hearing Loss Northern Ireland event.

No triumph, No Tragedy 15 August 2011

Peter White returns with his show 'No triumph, no tragedy'. In this episode, Peter interviews Jane Cordell from Action on Hearing Loss about her career and her deafness.
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