Media links, stories and other coverage of the project.
Below are links to selected media coverage of our project.
TV and Radio
Radio and television coverage of the project has included extensive features on BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service, LBC, talkRADIO, regional BBC stations, and Newstalk Radio Ireland, among many others.
BBC Two [episode 1 from 13:00, episide 2 from 25:33]
How to Crack the Class Ceiling
BBC Radio 4
Word of Mouth: Accent Bias
BBC Radio 4 [from 34.02]
Women’s Hour: Accents
BBC Radio 4 [from 8.40]
Subtitle Podcast [from 17.47]:
We speak: Accent discrimination and bias
Telegraph: Revealed: The UK’s least respected accent
Times: Accentuate the positive
Personnel Today: “Reducing accent bias begins at the recruitment stage”
HR Magazine: “Can accent discrimination become a legal reality?”