North West

Antony Redshaw
Level 3
Greater Manchester

BSL interpreter – BA (Hons) BSL/English Interpreting

P.G. Diploma – BSL/English Interpreting

NRCPD registered sign language interpreter BSL/English & registered lipspeaker ID:100172x

Over 18 years experience working in Education, Local Government, Legal Settings, Mental Health, Medical Consultations, Employment, Conference, Theatre, Religion, LGBT Events and Community settings.

Can offer sign supported Lipspeaking/SSE if requested.

0161 702 6519
07802 745045
0161 702 6519
0161 702 6519
Beverley Roberts
Level 3
Greater Manchester

Lipspeaking 2001 – NRCPD registered and very competent lipspeaker who is happy to travel to any part of the UK & Ireland (rates negotiable). Will also consider World wide assignments if requested (have lipspoken as far as the Congo!)

Qualified BSL/English sign language interpreter MA (RSLI)

Proficient in offering Sign supported lipspeaking/sign supported English (SSE) if requested.

Very experienced employment service advisor for D/deaf and HofH people. Set up and established a service in Manchester which was shortlisted for the Signature community award.

Experienced in a wide range of domains e.g. All types of Legal, Medical, Education, Welfare, Social Care, counselling, Training Courses, theatre and more… My speciality … People! 🙂

L3 qualified modifier of written English for Deaf people. Hold a PTLLS certificate.  Very keen on CPD (hugely important to me).

Current chair of the Association of Lipspeakers (ALS)

01942 891395
07969 655250
Bridget Elliott
Level 3
Near Goole

I first became involved with working with deaf people after a career change in 1999. I passed my BSL level 1 & 2, and became interested in developing my lipspeaking skills. I passed the ‘old’ level two in 2006, and was a member of the Class of 2011, qualifying as a level three lipspeaker early in 2012. I now work freelance as a lipspeaker. NRCPD Registered.
Can offer sign supported Lipspeaking. Willing to travel to all areas.

Note: Please use my mobile number

(01405 704570)
07767 410166
Dilys Palin
Level 3

Dilys grew up with a profoundly deaf brother who lipread and signed. She started to train as a lipspeaker in 1998 and also teaches lipspeaking. She has been teaching people to lipspeak since 2009. Dilys has held numerous positions on the ALS committee

Can offer sign supported lipspeaking.

01538 722 482
07973 359 824
01538 722 442
01538 722 442
Karen Ward
Level 3
Rochdale, Oldham, Bury, Middleton and the Greater Manchester areas

Experienced lipspeaker, flexible and adaptable to individual needs. Can provide SSE with lipspeaking and/or clear speech. BSL proficient with experience in supporting Deaf people within the community as a Freelance Language Service Professional.

Main areas of service: Community work, education, training and employment, medical and ATW environments. Experienced in modifying language within education or employment settings and providing individual communication support for telephone relay service and conference calls.

01706 653659
Lizzie Wharton
Level 3

NRCPD Registered Qualified BSL/English Interpreter RSLI

A1 Assessor             (2009)

Enhanced CRB check and fully insured.

Experienced Legal Lipspeaker available UK wide.  Experience working in Social Services, Child/Adult Protection, Party Political Conference, Mental Health/NHS, Central and Local Government. Also has experience in theatre and TV.