Our Migration Story

Logo Design / Website Design / UX and UI / Animation

An Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded collaboration between the Runnymede Trust and academics based at the universities of Cambridge and Manchester. The website presents the often untold stories of the generations of migrants who came to and shaped the British Isles.

Mobile-first design approach.

How the mobile-first design approach translates to a larger screen device.

Period overview video documentaries.

We came with a huge brief for an educational website and only a few weeks until our launch date. Over emails, in person, and on calls they were never anything other than upbeat and insightful and the site they designed is better than any we could have hoped for. It was a real pleasure working with them. If you have the chance, I’m sure you’ll say the same.

Dr Malachi McIntosh, Lecturer in Postcolonial and Related Literature, University of Cambridge.

Clearly defined century sections, with an easy to navigate timeline.

Extensive articles.

Filterable teacher resources.

UI icon design.

Logo inspiration.

Logo concept illustrates the movement of people to, and within, the British Isles, and the diversity of people that make up Britain. The colours replicate the historical periods of migration represented throughout the website.

OMS Logo Colour

Final logo colour version.

OMS Logo White

Final logo white version.


Periscope is a creative agency that uses strategic thinking and good design to strengthen our clients’ brands by improving their communications and enhancing their customers’ experiences. Our clients range from globally recognised brands to innovative start-ups, and include The National Trust, British Library, BBC Active, Pearson, Friends of the Earth, Cambridge University Press, HSBC, and many more.


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