In the UK the most common form of Sign Language is British Sign Language (BSL). BSL has its own grammatical structure and syntax; and as a language it is not dependent on, nor is it strongly related to, spoken English. BSL is the preferred language for around 145,000 people within the UK (2011).
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Prestige Network’s British Sign Language Interpreters are highly skilled in their profession and well-practiced for working in stressful or sensitive situations. They are experienced in dealing with a variety of special needs requirements and can carry out consecutive or simultaneous interpreting.
If required, we can also provide American, Scottish, Welsh and Irish sign language interpreters.