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Hewlett crowned Designer of the Year

Co-creator of the Gorillaz is awarded £25,000 for his seminal design.

May 24, 2006 | Design News

Designers wanted for legal speakeasy

Freelance designers called to brush up on their contract skills.

May 22, 2006 | Design News

Designers crack builder’s bum

Technology in your top drawer promises less cheeky sightings.

May 16, 2006 | Design News

Designers ready to review your logo

Free feedback on why your logo fails to send the right signals.

May 10, 2006 | Design News

Awards open for UK's top designers

Freelance designers whose work spawned commercial success are called to compete.

May 4, 2006 | Design News

Designer attacks Blairs’ bad taste

Sir Terence Conran is aghast at No 10’s 'dull' interior.

Apr 24, 2006 | Design News

UK buildings eroded by 'bling,' says designer

Shiny structures that ‘belong anywhere’ are defacing British towns.

Apr 10, 2006 | Design News

BBC spends £4m on freelance design

Job losses loom, yet millions are spent on cutting-edge designers.

Mar 29, 2006 | Design News

Graphic designer scoops Erasmus 2006

€150,000 prize spotlights the design talent who has transformed France's public domain.

Mar 15, 2006 | Design News

Palestinian ties shake architect's $1.7bn project

Richard Rogers summoned to explain his role in 'boycotting Israel.'

Mar 8, 2006 | Design News

Designer blasts British homes

Design guru says Britain’s Noddy homes are as out of date as the Romans.

Feb 27, 2006 | Design News

Designers eye business aid worth £50,000

Creative design firms invited to boost profits without compromise.

Feb 15, 2006 | Design News

Warp speed in your living room?

Interior designer and die-hard Star Trek fan goes bankrupt after turning his West Midlands apartment into the Starship Voyager.

Feb 10, 2006 | Design News

Free pitching – is accreditation the way forward?

Recent BDI research points to problems for both client and agency when appointing creatives; the organisation asks for feedback on possible solutions.

Feb 7, 2006 | Design News

Google blacklists BMW

Carmaker suffers "Google Death Penalty" for reportedly attempting to boost its search engine ranking artificially.

Feb 6, 2006 | Design News

Alternative Design Awards seek nominations

The Design Club's Golden Duck awards take place in February; nominate your favourite nonsensical and 'most obvious attempt to use a semi clothed human for lack of anything else' designs.

Feb 3, 2006 | Design News

TV show seeks interior designers

Budding house doctors vie for start-up prize of £20,000.

Jan 24, 2006 | Design News

'Design flaw' haunts public buildings

Big is not so beautiful in the eyes of the British public, says top architect.

Jan 23, 2006 | Design News

Countdown begins to Designer of the Year

Four creative talents eye the design industry’s most prestigious title.

Jan 13, 2006 | Design News

Freelance designers eye £50,000 prize

Britain aims to show Europe how well architecture can fuse with technology.

Jan 9, 2006 | Design News

Business cards 'failing to make an impression'

Research says first impressions are still not making the grade, with many business cards being regarded as "egotistical, gimmicky and grim".

Dec 16, 2005 | Design News

How to hunt for a company logo

Entrepreneurs urged to take care with logo designers.

Dec 7, 2005 | Design News

Designers' free ideas cost £38,000

Industry told chance of working for us is worth your time and creativity – cash not included.

Dec 2, 2005 | Design News

Architect faces charges over bogus data

Designer admits making up the numbers to meet urgent deadlines.

Nov 24, 2005 | Design News

UK's glitsiest designers dazzle the stars

New trend sparkles on the red carpet to the joy of freelance designers.

Oct 27, 2005 | Design News

Young designers called to create quality

Unknown, budding or established – designers flock to global competition.

Oct 13, 2005 | Design News

Designers hailed as Britain’s showpiece

UK designers prove small is beautiful, as well as financially rewarding.

Oct 7, 2005 | Design News

Top 10 sins for Web savvy freelancers

Web design guru reveals top ten ‘stupidities’ that irked users most in 2005.

Oct 5, 2005 | Design News

Experts attack plan for internet regulation

Broadcast and technical voices denounce EU policy to curb new media online.

Sep 23, 2005 | Design News