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Healthy family
NHS Healthy Lincolnshire Website Launch

Distraction are pleased to have delivered an informative and easy-to-use website for the NHS, www.lincolnshirehealthyfamilies.nhs.uk, providing families in and around Lincoln and Lincolnshire generally with useful advice, tips and support all in one place. Initially launched to provide new parents … Continued

Spirit of 1914

Distraction are pleased to have been involved in a recent event commemorating the 100th anniversary of the “Last Day of Peace” before the outbreak of World War I.

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
War & Remembrance

I have recently been involved with a couple of projects that have given me time to research design concerned with war and remembrance. One of these is International Bomber Command Centre – a project that once complete will provide a … Continued

Lincoln Design, Arts & Theatre

Lincoln is fortunate to be home to a wide variety of venues for the arts. Recently I’ve been fortunate to have enjoyed finding out more about several of them through my work at Distraction and… just because I love art … Continued

Science Meets Design

I read a very interesting article last night in FX Magazine about the Living Factory workshop organised by Carole Collet (Central St. Martins) and Brona McVittie (Medical Research Council’s Clinical Sciences). The project, now in its 5th year, saw the … Continued

Typography to Shout About

A recent study conducted by Manuel Perea has revealed that we can identify shops and brands more easily if they use capital letters.