A citizen’s discount card by Leeds City Council is launched this week. The card provides discounts on all council facilities, and around 40 local retailers and restaurants are also involved. Local consultancy Thompson Design Office won a competitive pitch, initially for a single card design. Six different cards were developed, however, each bearing a local image alongside a photograph of the card-owner. Anybody can buy the card (for around 7 for most Leeds residents), with concessions available for those claiming benefits.
Thompson Brand Partners has worked with charities Mind and the Royal Foundation to design the Mental Health at Work website, a new resource for employers and employees.
City life editor at Time Out, James Manning, tells Design Week the stories behind some of the most interesting covers from the past 50 years.
A new gallery devoted to the intersection of science and art has opened with its first exhibition, Hooked, which delves into the psychology behind addictions, from drugs to gambling and
From colourful, decorative wall-tape aimed at renters through to a way to capture memories of lost loved ones – we round-up some of the best exhibition stalls at this year’s