News headlines - November 2013
The National Museum of Computing
has been pledged its largest-ever single donation of £1 million and is seeking
the required matched funding to double its value.
The donation will be phased as matching funding is received and will enable the Museum
to develop its enormous potential.
Early priorities include refurbishing the Museum and increasing its capacity for
visitors and exhibits.
The donor, Matt Crotty, a technology entrepreneur and a trustee of TNMoC, said;
"To help the development of a Museum such as this is an exceptional opportunity
that comes once in a lifetime.
I have watched this organisation grow and make astonishing achievements with very
My decision to donate has also been motivated by the increasing public awareness
of the significance of digital heritage and the role and understanding it can play
in inspiring current and future generations to become engineers and
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The Harwell Dekatron
January 16th 2014 - London
The CDC 6600 Computer
January 21st 2014 - Manchester
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