David Mellor Street Scene Exhibition

Exhibition of David Mellor’s iconic street furniture designs. One of Mellor’s aims as a designer was to improve the quality of the urban environment.

This exhibition of his street furniture of the 50s and 60s illustrates how Mellor – working in parallel to Jock Kinnear and Margaret Calvert – helped alter the appearance of the UK’s streets.

David Mellor Design operates on the simple principle that well-designed equipment can improve your life.

The company was set up by David Mellor, CBE, Royal Designer for Industry. Mellor is a key figure in British design with an international reputation as designer, manufacturer and shopkeeper. The company’s values are maintained by Corin Mellor who succeeded his father as Creative Director of the company in 2002.

Based in Sheffield, the company maintains a tradition of high quality metalwork and uniquely encompasses design, manufacture and retail. Its policy is to build on its inheritance of traditional metalworking skills and Sheffield craftsmanship whilst making the most of evolving new technologies.

Exhibition: Saturday 13th – Sunday 21st June
Venue: David Mellor, The Round Building, Hathersage
Times: Mon-Sat 10am – 5pm Sun 11am – 5pm



Exclusive Open Evening Event: Tuesday 16 June, 6.30pm-8.30pm

Introduction by Corin Mellor,  director and chief designer of  David Mellor Design.

A very special event combining the exhibition of David Mellor’s iconic street furniture designs of the 50s and 60s  with a selection of classic vehicles from the Mellor collection.


  • This evening presents a unique opportunity to experience and hear about great design.
  • Free refreshements
  • Discounts on David Mellor products


Places are limited, please book your place here


Venue Info

David Mellor
The Round Building
S32 1BA
Free parking

Getting here
10 minute walk from the nearest station/public transport
Disabled parking
Level access / disabled access ramps
Disabled toilets

Contact Info

01433 650 220

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