Close Up 3: Paddy Ladd (Part 2)

Tessa Padden interviews Dr Paddy Ladd about his experiences, which led him to be one of the Deaf community's leading activists.

Chat show. The third series of Close Up, the BSL Zone's in-depth interviews with well-known Deaf people. In this episode, Tessa Padden interviews Dr Paddy Ladd about his experiences, which led him from being a hippy university graduate to one of the leading activists in the Deaf community. A founder member of the National Union of the Deaf (NUD), he was also a pioneer at the beginning of TV programmes for Deaf people.  A BSLBT production, produced by Tessa Padden and Bob Duncan.

This is Part 2 of 3; watch Part 1 here or Part 3 here.

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  • Wow. Inspiration. 
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  • Magnificent programme - the Paddy Ladd interview. Inspirational. I was an undergrad with Paddy at Reading University so it was wonderful to catch up . Thank you.
     
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