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The Sign Design Society (SDS) is for anyone interested in information and graphic communication within buildings and public spaces, including:
  • Wayfinding
  • Interpretative graphics
  • Brand and experiential/environmental graphics
  • Statutory and health & safety signs
As well as raising the profile of our disciplines, we offer members a programme of events, resources and initiatives to help them:
  • Keep up to date and improve their practice
  • Find potential consultants, collaborators & employees
  • Promote their work and capabilities

To join choose a membership plan that suits you and sign up!

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Latest news items

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Brand Refresh For Wayfinding Consultants f.r.a.

Wayfinding consultants f.r.a. have completed a refresh of their brand and communication materials. The new branding, created in-house, reflects the studio’s approach to design by blending classic elements with expressive use of patterns and a slightly cheeky tone of voice. The core visual identity brings punctuation into Read More…

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RAF Museum Project By ABG Design Launches SDS Case Study Library

ABG Design‘s recent project,  for the Royal Air Force Museum is the first to be inducted into the SDS Case Study Library.  As well as promoting the work of members, the library will provide a valuable reference resource and yet another good reason Read More…

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Sign Design Guide Back In Stock from October 2018

A reprint of the original Sign Design Guide has been ordered. Copies will be back in stock from the beginning of October. A new edition of the Guide is in the early planning stage. The cost of the reprinted Guide remains £25 Read More…

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Calling all Members with WordPress Experience – Your Society Needs You!

Have you experience of designing/writing content for WordPress websites? Do you have a working knowledge of CSS/HTML? The Sign Design Society website is evolving to meet the changing needs of our subscribers and the ways in which we communicate. For those of Read More…

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Sign Design Society Case Study Library Launch

September sees the launch of the Case Study Library offering paid up Sign Design Society members a platform to showcase their work to prospective clients and partners. The aim is also to develop a valuable reference resource for members that will inspire, promote good practice Read More…

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Access Events Online through Facebook Live

For those that can’t physically make it to one of our events, wherever possible (and technology permitting) we will stream all future events through Facebook Live. Please note: this offer is only available to SDS members. Not an SDS member? Join today to take Read More…

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Sign Design Society Awards 2013 Portfolio Publication – Free Copies Available

The 2013 Sign Design Awards ceremony was a memorable gala presentation event which took place on 21st November at ARUP’s London offices. Attracting a larger number of entrants and receiving more entries from around the globe than ever before, a total of Read More…

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Publication of the Government’s Inclusive Transport Strategy 2018

The Government’s Inclusive Transport Strategy was published on 25 July and is available to download from the Government website. The Department of Transport is clear that all public realm schemes should be inclusive and accessible. The Strategy’s core objectives are: raising awareness of passengers’ Read More…

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SDS Talks Archive – A Benefit Of Membership

Sign Design Society member? One of the many perks of your membership package is access (via our Members’ Area) to our archive of the most recent SDS seminar talks, with livestream film and PDF(s) uploaded for most presentations dating back to October Read More…

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All Change: Steer Davies Gleave Becomes Steer.

SDS member Steer Davies Gleave is changing their name to Steer, to reflect their growing international footprint, expanding portfolio and diversification beyond transport, into sectors including fuel, power and economic development. Steer CEO Hugh Jones commented: “We are delighted to announce our name Read More…