Deaf News: Is See Hear, the BBC’s long-running series for Deaf people, under threat?

The Limping Chicken

There is intense speculation this morning that the BBC’s long-running series for Deaf people, See Hear, is at risk of disappearing from our screens.

Last night, a Facebook page called ‘Save See Hear’ was set up, gaining over 280 ‘Likes’ by this morning. There is also a brand-new Twitter account called @SaveSeeHear with 32 followers (at the time of writing).

In the ‘About’ section of the Facebook page, it says: The BBC is threatening to axe See Hear, after nearly 32 years. We cannot allow this to happen and we need your support.

A comment on the Facebook page says:

BBC See Hear is currently at risk. Instead of wait around for a no and try and respond to this (like CDS in Bristol), we need to move now. We have a couple of weeks to achieve this. More information as we have it. As a first point, please could…

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