What an amazing achievement for Rachel Shenton and Chris Overton, and of course Maisie Sly, and not forgetting the film crew!!! – to take British Sign Language to a world-wide audience in such a prestigious venue! We salute you all.
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Jill Jones is the Chair of the Deaf Ex-Mainstreamers Group (DEX) and was the co-founder of DEX in 1994. Jill is passionate about deaf education and the vital need for its change. She has been DEX Company Secretary and also worked as a Project Manager for DEX. Jill has two children, two step-children and eight grandchildren, two of whom are deaf, is married to David, also deaf. She loves youth work, art, yoga, football, bird watching, politics and Deaf politics and being with her family.
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