Bletchley Park Faces Bleak Future

Historians have postulated that, without Bletchley Park, the Allies may never have won the war. But, despite an impressive contribution to the war effort, the Bletchley Park site, now a museum, faces a bleak future unless it can secure funding to keep its doors open and its numerous exhibits from rotting away. The Bletchley Park Trust receives no external funding. It has been deemed ineligible for funding by the National Lottery, and turned down by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation because the Microsoft founder will only fund internet-based technology projects

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