Say what you like about the Soviet Union – they certainly knew how to do metro stations. Bee Flowers’ website has some seriously stunning images of the Moscow metro. They are so detailed. Makes me want to go and see the real thing. Give yourself plenty of time to see them all – superb.
..is the name of a series of short Radio 4 programmes.
The first one is about the design of British roadsigns and features interviews with Jock Kinnear and Margaret Calvert, the designers of the majority of signs in use today together with the classic ‘transport’ typface – which geeks can download from here.