The Audio Description Association (ADA) works to raise the standard and profile of audio description nationwide, supporting audio describers and facilitating a quality service for blind and partially sighted people.

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Upcoming Events


25 September 2018 : 11:30 am

The Audio Description Association's 2018 AGM will be held on Tuesday 25th September at 11.30am at The Theatre’s Trust, London.

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Latest Updates

Update: GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an EU law which comes into force on 25 May 2018. ADA is legally obliged to obtain your explicit consent to email future issues of Note Pad to you, using your electronically stored personal data.  To continue receiving Note…

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Update: Note Pad April 2018

Welcome to Aprils edition of Note Pad. Featuring Ofcom's consultation on accessibility of video on demand (VOD) services, Mind’s Eye wins Manchester Theatre Award, VocalEyes launches second survey of museum websites,  Our Country’s Good tour features integrated audio description,…

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Update: Congratulations to Anne Hornsby

Congratulations to Anne Hornsby, former ADA Vice Chair and Committee Member for her success at the Manchester Theatre Awards, where she received a Special Recognition Award for her work to make Theatre's Accessible for Blind and Visually Impaired People. The hard work and dedication…

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Touch Tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company

Touch Tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company

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