World War II

Alan Turing – the face of the new £50 note

The Bank of England has announced that Alan Turing’s face will grace the new £50 note.


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Alan Turing receives a Royal Pardon posthumously

Alan Turing, the British mathematicial genius who cracked the German Enigma code and helped bring an end to World War II, has received a royal pardon 59 years after his death.


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