Cross Party Group

Deaf Issues


Cross-party Group on Deaf Issues




To discuss issues, barriers and equality regarding Deaf, and hard of hearing people of all ages, as well as making changes on a legal, educational and social level.




Chair: Mark Isherwood


Secretary: Callum Mclean



Next meeting








Cross-Party Group Documentation:


Minutes of previous meetings


Annual Reports and Financial Statements


Contact information

Callum McLean


  • Mark Isherwood MS (Chair)
  • Rhun ap Iorwerth MS
  • Mike Hedges MS
  • Peredur Owen Griffiths MS
  • Sarah Angove - British Association for Teachers of the Deaf
  • Jonathan Arthur - Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
  • George Baldwin - National Deaf Children’s Society
  • Jacqui Bond - Social Worker for the Deaf
  • Stephen Brattan-Wilson - Association of Sign Language Interpreters
  • Michael Britland - Hearing Link
  • Alison Bryan
  • Anthony Evans - NRCPD
  • Michelle Fowler-Powe - British Deaf Association
  • Nicola George - Cardiff & Vale University Health Borad
  • Jonathan Joseph - Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
  • Callum Mclean - Wales Council for Deaf People
  • Cathie Robins-Talbot - Talking Hands
  • Karen Robson - Royal National Institute for Deaf People
  • Louise Sweeney - Wales Council for Deaf People
  • Debbie Thomas - National Deaf Children’s Society
  • Sarah Thomas - Centre of Sign Sight Sound
  • Dr Rob Wilks - University of South Wales
  • Nigel Williams - South Wales Cochlear Implant Support Group