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Clear signs needed at polling stations

Elections can present challenges, says Manx Deaf Society

It's vital to have clear signs at polling stations to help those with hearing impairments.

That's the message from the Manx Deaf Society ahead of next month's vote.

Face coverings, a lack of captions on videos and difficulty hearing at public meetings can all present challenges in the run up to the vote.

Lucy Buxton from the charity says election day itself can be difficult:

You can hear more about this issue on Access All Areas here.

To find out what Government is doing to support accessibility at this year's House of Keys General Election, visit the 'Access all Areas' section of Manx Radio's Election Website. 

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