LGBT History Month 2013 Pre-Launch on film and Flickr

Sir John Dermot Turing spoke movingly of his uncle’s arrest – on the day of Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation – and subsequent appalling treatment at the hands of the legal system in the 1950s in a speech that rounded off a fantastic array of events and speeches at the Pre-Launch of LGBT History Month 2013 […]

Bletchley Park Goes Rainbow

Sir John Dermot Turing spoke movingly of his uncle’s arrest – on the day of Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation – and subsequent appalling treatment at the hands of the legal system in the 1950s in a speech that rounded off a fantastic array of events and speeches at the Pre-Launch of LGBT History Month 2013 […]

Linda Bellos to Speak at Bletchley Park

Black lesbian feminist and equal rights activist Linda Bellos will speak at Bletchley Park next month as part of a celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) people.   The veteran campaigner, whose socialist and inclusionist ideology led her to be branded one of the ‘loony left’ by the Sun in the eighties, will […]

Another £7.4m towards Bletchley Park Rescue

As celebrations are held around the world this week to mark the centenary of the birth of genius Codebreaker, Alan Turing, the Bletchley Park Trust announces the successful completion of the £7.4 million funding package to enable them to commence urgent restoration of the profoundly historic, yet currently derelict, Codebreaking Huts 3 and 6, and […]

New Turing Exhibition Opened at Bletchley Park

Family and colleagues of Alan Turing gathered together on the 5th of March to celebrate the official opening of ‘The Life and Works of Alan Turing’ at Bletchley Park. The exhibition, in Block ‘B’, is part of an ongoing development and contains a host of new memorabilia that was secured by previous director Simon Greenish […]

TV presenter James May to unveil “The Life and Works of Alan Turing” exhibition at Bletchley Park

Fascinating and poignant new artefacts are to be revealed for the very first time, and in the presence of Alan Turing’s family, on Monday 5 March at the unveiling of Bletchley Park’s “The Life and Works of Alan Turing” exhibition. These will include the rebuild of Delilah, a secret speech system that Turing began developing […]