Alan Turing

Monday, July 15, 2019

Monday, July 15, 2019

Code-breaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

Code-breaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

Alan Turing has been chosen to feature on the new £50 note for his work as a computer scientist and code-breaker during WW2.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Pardon was very long overdue', says Peter Tatchell after thousands of gay men are posthumously absolved of past convictions

Gay pardons are long overdue but the fight is far from over, says Peter Tatchell

Gay pardons are long overdue but the fight is far from over, says Peter Tatchell

Thousands of men who were convicted of now-absolved laws have been pardoned posthumously

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

'The Commonwealth must speak out for LGBT rights', says leading human rights campaigner

It's time to say sorry to gay men, says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

It's time to say sorry to gay men, says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Thousands of gay and bisexual men who were convicted of sexual offences which have now been abolished are to receive posthumous pardons, the government has announced