Your hearing

Hearing empowers us and helps us lead our everyday lives without limitations. It enables us to socialise, work and communicate and helps us to stay connected.

Your hearing

Good hearing is so important in our everyday lives, yet most people with normal hearing don’t even think twice about what it means to be able to hear well. Chatting with friends, listening to the sounds of nature, enjoying music or hearing warning signals – they take it all for granted.

Find out more about how our hearing actually works...

Hearing loss

Hearing loss affects one in six people across the UK. We explore the different types of hearing loss, the causes and effects and the signs to look out for.


Tinnitus is a condition where noises are heard in the ears or in the head. Most people will experience some buzzing or ringing in the ears.