The Little-Known Patterns on British Streets


Tom Scott
Published on 9 Jan 2017

I thought about saying “secret patterns” or “mysterious patterns” in the title, but that’d be a lie: they’re just mostly unknown! So let’s talk about tactile paving, about design, about accessibility, and about those bumpy bits that you stand on when you’re crossing a British street. // Thanks to Richard Holmes and the team from the RNIB! They’re at http://rnib.org.uk, on YouTube at http://youtube.com/rnibuk and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/rnib !

The design manual is called Guidance on the Use of Tactile Paving Surfaces (Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions, 1998) [PDF]: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads…

Editor: Michelle Martin (@mrsmmartin)
DoP / camera operator: Tomek (@tomek – http://youtube.com/tomek)

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Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
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