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We are a charity dedicated to improving people’s lives through the use of design. We help grow businesses, improve the built environment, and transform public services. We offer paid-for design support, deliver partner-funded programmes, and campaign to raise awareness of the value of design.

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Design Council Cabe announces partnership with Thurrock Council Design Council Cabe is working in partnership with Thurrock Council to run a design review and support panel as the authority prepares for major growth and investment. Design Council Cabe partners with Thurrock Council to help them become the economic hub of South Essex by 2035.

News — 18/01/2016

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Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it’s really how it works.

Steve Jobs, former CEO, Apple