Thursday, 10 September 2009

It is an enigma as to why it has taken so long

The 70th anniversary of the outbreak of WW2 continues continues to be marked by all manner of means. In our household this has been taken on a momentum of its own as our youngest daughter is starting out on her History GCSE course. We have read and watched numerous things about that period. Amongst them was the film with Kate Winslett about Bletchley Park and the cracking of the enigma code. One of our long standing ward members, who died last year, worked at Bletchley and so the whole episode has been of special interest. I was therefore interested in Johnathon Fryers posting on Alan Turing. There is a petition on the No. 10 website to support the campaign