The Home Office’s efforts to tackle crime on Britain’s streets is supported by the launch this week of a series of leaflets, created by Ellipsis, designed to help reduce vehicle crime. Steer Clear of Car Crime has an initial print run of one million copies. The leaflets give advice on how to avoid becoming a victim of vehicle crime and are supported by television and billboard advertising. Further editions of the leaflets will be aimed at reducing boat and caravan crime.
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.
Bad News is a new research project from the University of Cambridge and Dutch media company Drog, which aims to help the public spot misinformation on their social media feeds
Discussed at this year’s Design Indaba, Netherlands-based design graduate Tomo Kihara has created a product that aims to spark conversation between homeless people and passers-by.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.