John Phipps

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Plus: a Radio 3 doc about skating, and design, and the inch-specific love with which the best design is done

The world-famous skate park in Livingston, Scotland, designed by Iain and Dee Urquhart. Image: Wig Worland / Alamy Stock Photo

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