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  • Makaton world record attempt

    Makaton Tutor Amanda Glennon tells her story of attempting the Guinness World Record for Most People Signing Simultaneously Using Makaton...

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    On 07 May 2019 / By BlogAdmin
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  • Jake's amazing month

    Jake is the first Makaton Friendly DJ and was a finalist at the BBC Young Reporters Awards. This is his story...

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    On 02 Apr 2019 / By Jake G
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  • Canterbury: Makaton Friendly city?

    “Canterbury is setting a world leading example - breaking down social, communication, inclusion and equality barriers - by attempting to become the very first Makaton Friendly City, anywhere in the world!”

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    On 02 Apr 2019 / By Stephen King
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  • Baking with Makaton

    I am a HUGE Great British Bake Off fan ... imagine my excitement when my friend Briony announces she is taking part as one of the few that made it to the final 12!

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    On 04 Mar 2019 / By Erin J
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  • Cornwall Airport Newquay

    Cornwall Airport Newquay is the first Makaton Friendly airport. This is their story...

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    On 04 Mar 2019 / By Heather S
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  • Shakespeare's New Place

    Shakespeare's New Place is a Makaton Friendly organisation. This is their story...

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    On 04 Mar 2019 / By Janet Palmer
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  • Splatter Dance

    For me Makaton could be described as ‘dancing with my hands’...

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    On 04 Mar 2019 / By Emma J
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  • Strictly signing

    When Alice went to the Strictly Come Dancing live tour, Dr Ranj and Janette Manrara did not disappoint as they signed Glitter Ball as they walked down the staircase. Alice was over the moon when they talked about her and sent her a special sign...

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    On 04 Feb 2019 / By Amanda Glennon
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  • Shining Stars ASN Theatre School

    I first learned basic Makaton at the age of 14-15. Now, I run a theatre school for children, young people, and adults with a wide range of additional support needs and use Makaton every day...

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    On 04 Jan 2019 / By Katie S
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