Welcome to the BSL Zone, the home of television programmes made in British Sign Language by Deaf people for Deaf people.

We show one programme each week on television on Film Four and the Community Channel: see below for the times of each broadcast.

But you can watch all our programmes at any time on the BSL Zone player whether you’re online or on the move. There are lots of programmes to choose from: including drama, children's, news and sport.

We also get out and about around the country to meet Deaf people so we can spread the word/sign about our programmes and find out what you think of them and what you'd like to watch in future. You can also get in touch with us through this website - by email and SMS video.

The BSL Zone is brought to you by the British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust. To find out more about BSLBT, go to the About section.

Watch our programmes every week on TV:


Monday morning

Film4 8.00am

Freeview 15, Sky 315, Virgin Media 428


Tuesday afternoon

Community channel 2pm

Sky 539, Virgin Media 233


Thursday evening

Community channel 7.30pm

Sky 539, Virgin Media 233


Saturday morning

Community channel 7.30am

Freeview 87, Sky 539, Virgin Media 233



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