Ashfield schools urged to take part in charity world-record bid

ASFHIELD schools are being offered the last chance to sign up for a charity record breaker for the most young people signing a song simultaneously.

Teachers, parents and children from the area are being invited to register for SignHealth’s sign2sing world record breaking attempt by Friday 20th January.

Steve Powell, chief executive of SignHealth, which is the national healthcare charity for Deaf people, said: “More than 800 schools have so far signed up for sign2sing, which takes place on Wednesday 8th February, but we are hoping around 1,000 schools will participate to ensure we break our current world record.”

For more information or to sign up for sign2sing, visit or contact SignHealth on 01494 687600.