// Wednesday 29 Jun 2011
The Miss Junior Battle of Flowers competition was held on Sunday 26th June, at Reg’s Garden, St Brelade, where our very own Jessica Burby successfully won the crown... // more
// Wednesday 15 Jun 2011
Profoundly deaf since the age of 12, Evelyn Glennie refused to accept rejection of her desire to become a solo percussionist. She continued to follow her dream; and today she is recognised as the first classically trained solo percussionist, one of the finest in the world.
She regularly plays barefoot during both live performances and studio recordings in order to better "feel" the music.
Evelyn contends that deafness is largely misunderstood by the public. She claims to have taught herself to hear with parts of her body other than her ears. In response to criticism from the media, Glennie published the following Hearing Essay in which she personally discusses her condition. // more
// Tuesday 24 May 2011
We were really inspired to learn about he career of a deaf American fighter who will be competing in the next UFC contest. // more
// Friday 1 Apr 2011
Check out this month's edition of Gallery (Number 73) - our very own Jessica Burby has been chosen as Gallery's Next Top Model in the 5 - 12 year catergory. // more