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Public backs call to increase access to the arts for deaf audiences

Check out this positive news story: according to a new poll, the British public are overwhelmingly in favour of putting on more captioned and subtitled...

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Students shape solutions to net zero at Schools COP

Revolutionary engineering ideas proposed by secondary school students will be debated in classrooms across the UK as part of Tomorrow’s Engineers Week (8 to 12...

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The Rooftop stands in solidarity with anti-racism campaign

Solidarity in the face of the continued online abuse and hate speech that we see every day is still necessary. Therefore, from 3pm on Friday 30th April until midnight on Monday 3rd May, our social...

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The Rooftop joins IMPRESS

The Rooftop has taken another step forward in its long term development by signing up to press-regulator IMPRESS.

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A 2020 view from The Rooftop

Check out the top ten positive news stories from 2020!

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Charities urge united front against hate speech

Leading charities have backed a united front to combat hate speech online after a survey conducted by Charities Against Hate, revealed that over four-fifths of charity beneficiaries have experienced online hate.

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