Road Signage: Spencer, Calvert and Kinnear

Some interesting information on the design of British road signage by Margaret Calvert and Jock Kinnear in 1965 alongside the Worboys committee. The changes came about after leading designer Herbert Spencer (who also did work at the RIBA) photographed the (then) confusing and disparate road signage he had come across.

Links below:

Design Museum

https://designmuseum.org/discover-design/all-stories/british-road-signs#

BBC

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-15990443