Desperate to attend a West End performance, but can’t afford the tickets? Live the dream for a quid – well, sort of – by leaping aboard one of London’s new theatre buses. Each of the eight buses is vinyl-wrapped in the livery of a ‘distinctive’ musical – a kind way of referring to unmissable productions such as We Will Rock You – and helpfully passes in front of the show it’s promoting. Take a camera and cherish the moment forever.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.