Linzi Weatherson

About Linzi Weatherson

Qualified BSL Level 3. Railcard – travel costs are 1/3 less than normal price. Full driving license

Celebrating the life of Linda Croton

2021-04-14T11:49:12+01:00

Linda's funeral will take place on Wednesday 14th April at Bentley crematorium. There will be a Lipspeaker at the service, in addition to a Lipspeaker on Zoom. Those attending can either watch Kirsty Last in person, or connect to Lesley via mobile device. To access the service visit: https://www.obitus.com/  you will need the username: rami4278 and the password: 494899 To access Lipspeaker support for the funeral, please join this Zoom meeting [...]

Celebrating the life of Linda Croton2021-04-14T11:49:12+01:00

Member Support – ‘Back to Basics’

2021-04-13T11:50:54+01:00

On Thursday 8th April, members joined Linzi Weatherson for a 'Back to Basics' session. Lipspeakers shared their Top Tip for working remotely, discussed environmental considerations and updated technology available for the best audio quality. We look forward to welcoming members back on Saturday 17th April for our Spring Workshop.

Member Support – ‘Back to Basics’2021-04-13T11:50:54+01:00

Remembering Linda Croton

2021-04-14T08:42:03+01:00

Our dear friend and colleague, Linda Croton, passed away on 13th March 2021. A Lipspeaker for over 20 years, Linda was a mischievous, kind, highly respected and caring woman liked by many. Linda's funeral will take place on Wednesday 14th April at Bentley crematorium. There will be a Lipspeaker at the service, in addition to a Lipspeaker on Zoom. Those attending can either watch Kirsty Last in person, or connect to [...]

Remembering Linda Croton2021-04-14T08:42:03+01:00

Bullying & Harassment Workshop

2020-04-20T17:20:41+01:00

Do you know the different between Bullying & Harassment? Martin Fox-Roberts, RSLI, provided a Bullying & HArassment Workshop on 22nd February 2020. 12 ALAS members joined Martin to share experiences, both positive and negative, of being bullied themself or witnessing bullying. One member in particular was very brave and shared her emotional experience of bullying, and showed incredible resilience.  

Bullying & Harassment Workshop2020-04-20T17:20:41+01:00

Ethics Worlshop – 28/10/2019

2020-04-20T17:10:46+01:00

"Every choice that we make has a consequence" On Saturday 28th October ALAS members joined Sarah Haynes, RSLI for an Ethics Workshop in Bristol.  Sarah helped members to: Unpick personal and professional values in a thought provoking session Introduced ethical frameworks and explained how to use them Reflected on our Code in relation to ethical values Apply the Demand Control Schema toreal situations    

Ethics Worlshop – 28/10/20192020-04-20T17:10:46+01:00

Emergency First Aid at Work

2018-10-01T11:33:04+01:00

Tuesday 18th September saw 10 ALAS members complete a First React ‘Emergency First Aid at Work RQF Level 3 Qualification’.   Trainer, Joe, taught members essential life saving first aid techniques, including CPR and AED.     Members who hold this essential skill have it listed on their ALAS directory listing.  

Emergency First Aid at Work2018-10-01T11:33:04+01:00

Lipreading Awareness Week – An Extraordinary Blog

2018-09-10T12:45:40+01:00

As a child, I was always an avid reader, perhaps because my general lack of coordination meant I was so terrible at sport. I read anything and everything; consuming every book in my parents house and the local library several times over before I went to secondary school. One book that made a lasting impression on me, and first got me interested in politics was the brilliant ‘Yes Minister Diaries’. I [...]

Lipreading Awareness Week – An Extraordinary Blog2018-09-10T12:45:40+01:00