A number of key religious figures in the UK have knocked the greed brought about by the National Lottery. The latest announcement of Heritage Lottery Fund grants include, as well as the odd design-based project, more money given to churches than we can be bothered to count. So good to know that all those empty churches across the country will have secure roofs and belfries.
McDermott & McGough’s piece is a functional, secular safe space that can be used by the public for quiet contemplation or hired out for ceremonies.
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
Exhibitions, print fairs and a room full of giant bees are among our picks of the best events to get down to at this year’s Northern extravaganza.
As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask