‘We’re not a priority’: people with disabilities wait up to three hours for transport in regional Queensland

Demand for accessible taxis and lack of public transport make it difficult for those with disabilities Get our free news app; get our morning email briefing Follow our Australia news…

The great subtitles fiasco: Channel 4 must be punished for failing deaf viewers

Television The great subtitles fiasco: Channel 4 must be punished for failing deaf viewers Liam O’ Dell Despite supposedly championing diversity, the broadcaster’s subtitling has been broken for months. Ofcom…

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Channel 4 subtitles to remain unavailable until mid-November

Subtitles, audio descriptions and signed broadcasts are likely to remain unavailable to viewers of Channel 4 until mid-November, after an incident in September severely affected the broadcaster’s output. A month…

‘A brilliant role model’: CBeebies hires first presenter with Down’s syndrome

20-year-old actor George Webster says he is ‘so proud’ to be joining the BBC channel, having previously made a video on the misconceptions around the genetic condition The BBC’s preschool…