Stephen Leach talks about his experience at Gallaudet College in Washington DC, USA.
Local Manawatu Deaf people appear on Telethon to sign a song, after Joan Bailey films a range of Deaf people at their workplaces - a welder, spraypainter, seamstress, data entry clerk and joiner.
The Sign Singers perform the song 'I Hear Your Hand' for the Stars on Sunday programme.
The popular Sign Singers are the first act to perform at the 1981 Telethon Live at the Auckland Town Hall.
Footage of the World Deaf Games in Köln, of New Zealanders in action. Two New Zealand athletes won medals at the games.
The NZ team returns from the XIV World Games for the Deaf, Köln, Germany 1981.