Notes from the Museum

Valves in the attic

Your chance to play a part in conserving British and world computing history.
TNMOC needs a supply of valves to ensure that future generations can marvel at and be inspired by working computers from the dawn of the computing age.

Look who dropped by - Steve Coogan

Steve Coogan, actor, comedian, writer, impressionist and producer, dropped by to visit TNMOC and Bletchley Park with his parents.

Margaret Sale wins award

Congratulations to TNMOC trustee Margaret Sale, a winner of the British Volunteer Awards for her work with the Bletchley Park Trust.

Man versus Machine

As a climax to the Harwell Dekatron reboot event, 85-year old Bart Fossey, an early user of the Harwell computer, re-enacted a “race” he had had with the computer almost 60 years ago. See who "won" ...

Reboot day images

The Reboot -- flashing lights and clattering bring back memories across the decades.

Striking a work-trek balance for TNMOC

Trekking and working in the wildest of places for TNMOC
Asti's 'Bloody Challenge' becomes even bloodier

Jake the Snake raises over £5k for TNMOC

Jake Irwin gallantly donned boxing gloves for TNMOC and raised a fantastic £5,600 for the new Colossus Gallery.

EDSAC Tape Reader

The family of the late Sir Maurice Wilkes has donated an historic 1950s tape-reader to TNMOC.

JustGiving by boxing clever

There are lots of ways to raise funds for TNMOC - and some of our supporters are very imaginative! You can back Jake who is entering a white-collar boxing bout.

Colossus gallery donors' special viewing

An audience of Colossus Gallery donors, TNMOC members and the Flowers family gathered at TNMOC on Thursday evening for a special viewing of progress in the ongoing refurbishment of the Colossus Gallery.


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