The Mill changed hands in a management buy-out this week, funded by private equity firm the Carlyle Group. It has also appointed Michael Baulk, the former chief executive of advertising agency Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO, as its chairman. The post-production house, which frequently teams up with screen design groups and ad agencies, has just finished screen work for car-maker Seat (pictured).
Chancellor Rishi Sunak pledges more support for the self-employed, introduces a new loan scheme and promises more money for culture.
To mark this year’s World Book Day – which celebrates reading for pleasure among schoolkids – we asked designers to pick their favourite children’s books.
Changes to the tax legislation for freelancers and employers will come into effect from 6 April 2021 so designers and design businesses will need to be ready.
Some of our favourite projects from the month included a cinematic identity for the Glasgow film festival and an interactive literary journal.