BDA 130 Years Anniversary. Francis Maginn video from Frank Barnes SchoolThe BDA celebrated their 130 year anniversary in July 2020. We are delighted to be able to share this video created by the children of Frank Barnes School for Deaf Children. The video was created in honour of Francis Maginn, Co-founder of the BDDA, now the BDA. Our thanks go to the talented children involved in this project, Catherine Drew - KS1 and KS2 Team Lead.