19 Nov 2023

Campaigners call for government support for deaf sports

While the England women’s football team were grabbing the headlines at the World Cup this summer, their deaf counterparts were scrabbling around for funding to reach their equivalent event in Malaysia.

Deafness is the only disability the government does not support at elite sport level. UK Deaf Sport wants that to change, so deaf sportsmen and women can reach their full potential – and inspire a new generation of athletes.