Summer Deaf Festival, Norwich, Norfolk – Friday 14th July 2017
Giving a speech about my life as a deaf person!
Modelling our DeafIsCool tshirts
Everyone taking part in Chris Fonseca’s Dance Workshop
Reuniting with Chris Fonseca!
At the Summer Deaf Festival
Good Vibrations Music Festival, San Antonio, Texas USA – Saturday 20th May 2017 – First Deaf Accessible Festival – feat. closed captioning, vibrating backpacks and so much more!
With the ASL event interpreters
Closed Captioning, and a little mention of Phonak
Headliner Ben Rector performing!
With the organiser and Miss San Antonio, Emma Faye Rudkin
Testing the vibrating subpacs!
In charge of Phonak’s Instagram for the Festival
Rocking the Oticon shades!
Enjoying the experience
Charity Tandem Skydive for Norfolk Deaf Association – Sunday 14th May 2017
Completed my Tandem Skydive
Best experience ever!
In the aeroplane!
Getting ready to jump!
Gliding in the parachute
Thanks to my Tandem instructor
Deaffest, Wolverhampton UK – Friday 12th – Saturday 13th May 2017
With Sean Forbes, Deaf AND Loud! (Deaf Musician)
With Ashley Kendall (Magic Hands/BBC)
With Rachel Shenton (The Silent Child and Switched at Birth Actress)
With Chris Fonseca, Deaf Dancer
A Photoshoot for Phonak’s 70th Anniversary in Zurich, Switzerland – Friday 24th March 2017
Phonak 70 Years Photoshoot
Deafie Blogger in the Alps
A photographer following us around Zurich all day!
My visit to Phonak HQ, Zurich, Switzerland – Wednesday 11th May 2016
Hearing technologies on display!
The HQ looks amazing!
Meeting Jill and Solange for the first time!
Featured on their social media stream!
Trying out the Phonak Compilot for the first time. I can listen to music via bluetooth to my hearing aids!
With Jill on the stage, getting ready for my interview speech!
Giving my interview speech to over 50 people!
Zurich by the river
Tour Guide talking about the history
My Dad and I having a stroll!
Royal Association for Deaf People 175th Birthday Honours Awards – Thursday 11th February 2016
With the amazing Helen Lederer!
Got to meet Dr Jan Sheldon, CEO
Giving my speech!
Great to meet Toby Burton, Chair of Trustees
Ashley giving his winning speech
Mentioned in the book!
Smiles all around! With the winner, Ashley Kendall
Photo credit: Parfitt Family
Giving my speech!
Finlay Maciver giving his speech
Photo credit: Association for Deaf People
Deaf Awareness Talk – 12th January 2016
Talking to BTEC Teaching Assistants about how they can help deaf children in school
Parliament – 4th November 2015
Action on Hearing Loss – Hearing Matters Launch
Left to Right: Alistair Burt MP, my friend Sue, myself, Paul Breckell- CEO of AOHL
With Johanna Taylor, Senior Campaigner AOHL
Paul Breckell CEO – AOHL, Alistair Burt MP and Jonathan Gardner Boots – Hearing Care