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We are Mary and Ken, we are a couple living in south London. I am Mary and I have recently started volunteering at our local café and thought BSL may be a good thing to know to accommodate more customers. My husband is Ken, he has just been promoted to manager at his job. He works with young people trying to get jobs that may be at a disadvantage and he thought that it would be good to strengthen his knowledge as he only knows a few words. Any help or ideas where to start would be much appreciated. 
Mary x 😚

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