News and events

Keep up to date with the latest news on accessible communications, find out details of events we'll be going to, and read our interviews with experts and innovators.

Latest news

The latest news on the world of accessible communications.

BT's free service to crack down on nuisance calls

12 April 2017
BT has had a massive response from customers to the launch of BT Call Protect. More than two million are now on BT's free service to crack down on nuisance calls.

Fraud and cybercrime 'cost UK nearly £11 billion in past year'

21 October 2016
The UK public and small businesses are being urged to start making every day safer as the latest online crime figures from Get Safe Online and the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) reveal that a staggering £10.9 billion was lost to the UK economy as a result of fraud, including cybercrime, in 2015/16.

Winners of the Tech4Good awards 2016 revealed

14 July 2016
The sweet smell of success was very much in the air at this year's dazzling Tech4Good award ceremony, held at BT headquarters in London. The annual showcase, now in its sixth year, celebrates technological innovation that makes life better for others. The expert judging panel had the tough task of whittling down over 200 nominations to just 28 finalists.

Upcoming events

Find events where we’ll be showcasing our products and services.

Deaf Day (City Lit), London

22 April 2017
This event attracts thousands of deaf and hearing people from across the UK who come to socialise, exchange information and celebrate deaf issues.

See Hear, Shropshire

10 May 2017
The See and Hear Exhibition aims to increase awareness of what living with sensory impairment is like, and has become the biggest event of its type in the country.

Alzhiemer's Show London

9 - 10 June 2017
The Alzheimer's Show is your gateway to obtaining expert advice and support, enabling you to develop a broader understanding, as well as discover the help available.

Look who's talking

Interviews with accessibility experts on the latest technology and ideas.

Super hero son inspires life changing help

Naomi Marek, co-founder and chief executive talks about the Sky Badger story

YoungDementia UK

Kate Fallows talks about supporting younger people with dementia

Explore the Galaxy

Make cutting edge smartphones more accessible

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