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Do we need to scrap the iconic London Tube map?

February 13th, 2016

Episode 838 of 1344 episodes

Harry Beck’s original 1933 Tube map is considered a design classic, but it has changed significantly over 82 years as London’s public transport network has grown. Is it time for a redesign? Several architects and designers think so, and have had a go themselves. John Elledge is the editor for CityMetric the New Stateman's sister publication that focuses on city planning and design and he gave us his opinion.

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