Author: Steve Gibson

A Deaf Cooking Workshop

On Saturday 1st July, a great time was held by 12 DDYC members at the Get Cooking workshop in Leeds led by The Deaf Punk Chef, Scott Garthwaite. Big thanks to Zara Emery for setting the workshop off in contacting the chef and finding a suitable workshop centre. Throughout the day, inspired by the Deaf Punk Chef, the DDYC members tried their hands on cooking Teriyaki Lamb Skewers with home-made chapatti. For the lamb dish, they had to blowtorch red/green peppers and it was certainly a new experience for them! Many of them did not found baking the chapatti...

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Smartphone Video Training

Last Saturday, it was the DDYC’s third workshop on Smartphone Video Training and the Local Offer filming. Twelve Deaf young people came. In the morning session, the Deaf young people started throwing relevant questions on Giles Bowman, the trainer, on Data Allowance Limit in smartphones and the supplementary WIFI and remote cloud storage such as Goole Drive and iCloud. Giles answered back sufficiently enough to keep everyone happy. In the afternoon session, weighty matters came up with the need to apply for funding on Citizenship training and continuing from the previous workshop on making Local Offer videos. To gain...

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