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Letters: Design for all, and the elderly

John Penton reviews 'The design of residential care and nursing homes', hfn 19, from the Centre for Accessible Environments (aj 3.12.98) and points out a couple of problems, which quite rightly need to be considered. However, I am sure it is better to adapt a design which is good for the majority of people rather than restrict general designs because of particular problems.

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