UK company Permanent Insurance is today launching a provocative new advertising campaign, aimed at raising awareness of the need for younger people to buy insurance protection products. The campaign features two young people who have suffered unexpected critical illness and suffered financially because they did not have cover. Created by financial services communications agency Teamspirit, the campaign features striking images by royal family photographer John Swannell. ‘Our strategy was to make people stop and think,’ says Teamspirit managing director Tracey Spuyman. ‘These images reinforce the fact that this can really happen to you.’
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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.