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The New Look: Looking back at Roundel’s 1980s identity design for British Rail’s Railfreight
At the launch of the Design Business Association in 1986, John Bateson, a graphic designer and later partner at design agency Roundel, met a product designer who was working with British Rail’s Railfreight on a repainting scheme. To the comment on their “not really knowing what colour to paint the trains,” John suggested that it really depended on “what they were going to put on them, before they could know what colour to use”.
'Metro & Light Rail Systems of Britain' Poster by Charlie Care
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