Author Archives: Lesley Weatherson

Accessible Information Standard

From the 31st July 2016, all NHS England and adult social care services must follow a new set of rules called the Accessible Information Standard. The Standard tells health professionals what they MUST do to improve communication and accessibility for … Continue reading

ALS AGM & Winter Workshop 2015

On Saturday 7th November, our members attended our Winter Workshop and AGM. The day began with guest speaker Dan Sumners from Signature, who gave a comprehensive presentation regarding the NRCPD complaints procedure, in addition to answering questions put to Dan in a ‘Q and … Continue reading

Lipspeaking at Magna Carta 800 Celebration!

Two of our experienced lipspeakers, Carol and Tony, were fortunate to be lipspeaking at the Magna Carta 800 celebration event at Runnymede on Monday 15 June. The event was attended by The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince William, Princess Anne … Continue reading

Sara Scanlon, Lipspeaker blog.

http://terptree.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/what-does-lipspeaker-do.html   Read about Sara, NRCPD registered level 3 lipspeaker talking about her work.

Why I Use Lipspeakers by Jane Cordell

Why do I choose lipspeakers at work? Deaf since early adulthood, I have been using lipspeakers at work for over a decade. Lipspeaking has changed my life and supported me in a career which I would never had thought possible … Continue reading

Lipspeakers at Chorley REACH Event

Laura Bradbury and Lesley Hind took time out of their busy lipspeaking schedules to promote the Association of Lipspeakers (ALS) at the REACH event in Chorley, and were fortunate to have a visit from the Mayor! Laura writes: The Reach … Continue reading

Our NEW Ambassadors

The Association Of Lipspeakers are very pleased to announce our new and wonderful Ambassadors: Jane Cordell, Suzie Jones, Sarah Ellis. More information to follow, watch this space!      

Members of ALS

Dear Members Can you please contact lesley@lipspeaker.co.uk if you would like any amendments to your directory listing. I can also upload a photo of you-please email me a jpeg. I can add/remove areas that you are prepared to work in … Continue reading

LIPSPEAKER SUPPORTED GUIDED TOURS

Lipspeaker Supported Guided Tours Bletchley Park (National Codes Centre) Saturday 29th June Meet Lipspeakers from 10:45 outside the café Hut 4 Have you ever wondered about Enigma? Thought about how computing began?  Bletchley Park is the historic site of secret … Continue reading

Guided Tour of Bletchley Park

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