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Re: Interesting news article from the BBC

From: Ian Francis <ian@yesmate.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Mar 2002 01:43:22 -0000
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Interesting. However, I think (or hope!) they have got this figure wrong!! There are many more than 
80!

Ian Francis
> 
> At the moment, there are only 80 trained interpreters in the entire UK, which can mean you need to
> book an interpreter up to two months in advance. 
> 
> This is no use to you if you are deaf or hard of hearing and need to go to an emergency room, much
> less a more casual trip to a doctor or a business partner. 
Received on Monday, 4 March 2002 22:49:58 GMT

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