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Save the Children to stop using texts designed by paedophile artist Eric Gill

Added 01-16-22 05:36:02am EST - “The children's charity confirmed it would no longer use its logo featuring the Gill Sans typeface, that was designed by Eric Gill himself and released for use in the UK from 1928.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Save the Children to stop using texts designed by paedophile artist”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Save the Children bosses have agreed to drop the font that was originally designed by disgraced artist and paedophile Eric Gill from its corporate branding.

The children's charity confirmed it would no longer use its logo featuring the Gill Sans typeface, that was designed by Gill himself and released for public use in the UK from 1928.  

Save the Children bosses have agreed to drop the font that was originally designed by disgraced artist and paedophile Eric Gill from its corporate branding

Staff working with the organisation are said to have repeatedly warned managers of the dangers of linking the work of a known abuser with a children's charity before Gill's work was finally axed.

Save the Children reportedly agreed to drop Gill Sans from its branding last year after sources highlighted the potential hypocrisy of a children's organisation using artwork produced by a man who molested his two eldest daughters.

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