News

Here you’ll find regular updates on what’s new at Shropshire Deaf and Hard of Hearing Forum.

Victory for hearing dog

Tom Kane and his hearing dog Harley were refused access to a taxi – the driver was taken to court and found guilty of discrimination. https://www.shropshirestar.com/…/cabbie-fined-for-refusing…/

If you have experienced anything similar and would like to talk to Tom about how to proceed contact him

Email deafnable@yahoo.com

Flood alerts

Following up on our recent information on contacting the emergency services, we have now been informed that it is possible to have flood warnings sent to a mobile phone by SMS text.  Members who think that they might be affected can register on www.environment-agency.gov.uk/floods/38289.aspx.

 

Diary dates

The forum intends to do a mixture of zoom and public meetings, please check this page to see future events.