AFRICA OYÉ 2023

AFRICA OYÉ 2023

Africa Oyé, the UK’s largest free celebration of African music and culture, takes place annually in Liverpool. Beginning in 1992 as a series of small gigs in the city centre, the event has gone from strength to strength, moving to its present Sefton Park home in 2002...
CITY LIT 25TH ANNUAL DEAF DAY 2023

CITY LIT 25TH ANNUAL DEAF DAY 2023

Fabulous event at City Lit’s 25th annual Deaf Day last Saturday. Lovely to meet old friends and new ones too. Strange being back to the college where I polished away my “broken English” 🤣😂🤣. Thank you to the many customers that bought my books 📚 ❤️ If you met me and...
COVID-19 IMPACT ON DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE

COVID-19 IMPACT ON DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE

Brian Kokoruwe, author and founder of Deafinitequality recently met Jonathan Gullis, the MP for Stoke-on-Trent North. Brian and Jonathan are working together to give deaf and hard of hearing people better access to retail, hospitality and leisure facilities. See below...
BSL ADVISORY BOARD

BSL ADVISORY BOARD

Brian Kokoruwe BSL Advisory Board Member – Deaf equality trainer, qualified Teacher of the Deaf, author, and trustee at Manchester Deaf Centre. The 16 members of the UK Government’s British Sign Language (BSL) Advisory Board, which was set up following the passing of...
MY 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES BATON RELAY EXPERIENCE

MY 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES BATON RELAY EXPERIENCE

My Commonwealth Game’s Batonbearer Experience: When I was nominated as a Batonbearer for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games by Elise Turner, Activities and Events Officer, Brampton Museum, Newcastle-Under-Lyme Borough Council, I was really grateful.  Weeks went by...