300million has created the name and brand identity for SoCo, a £40m development scheme to regenerate a site in Edinburgh’s Old Town, which was razed by fire in 2002. The name is a contraction of Southgate Bridge and Cowgate, where the site is located. The consultancy appointed copywriter Mike Reed to develop the promotional material for the development, which will launch in June. The regeneration is being handled by Whiteburn Projects.
Last week Wales’ Future Generations Commissioner suggested a “guaranteed state income”, similar to a universal basic income (UBI), for creatives would help mitigate the effects of the pandemic on their
Grade data released today shows 300 fewer students on art and design-related courses this year, with girls nearly three times as likely to study the subjects as boys.
The council has chosen design consultants Publica to provide strategic oversight for its £235 million plan, which may include “more plants, reduced traffic and fewer building emissions”.
Some 25 years on from its first launch, the series dedicated to great thinkers and philosophers is being updated with 20 more titles.