When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety: Photos show how children had fun before the industry took over
The swing's the thing: Fifteen children enjoy a ride in London's Bloomsbury. These delightful images were all captured in the days before the health and safety industry took root, in an age when childhood disease or war represented more pressing threats to a child’s prospects than a game of conkers.
A curriculum mapping document which outlines the content of the new National Curriculum (2014+) for primary schools. There is one page for each year group (Y1-Y6) showing the expected content to be covered, including yearly outline for core subjects, a suggested sequence for History, and biennial sequences for other foundation subjects. Based on the final detail released in September 2013.
The women code-breakers who operated the first electronic computer
Rare picture of women code-breakers who operated the world's first electronic computer during WWII has been uncovered. The photo has been kept in a bureau by Joanna Chorley for 7 decades. The 88-year-old was part of the Colossus C watch at Bletchley Park in Buckinghamshire and one of the world’s first computer operators. Colossus Mk I attacked its first Lorenz-encrypted message on 2/5/1944 in a bid to decipher the highly sophisticated cipher used in communications between Hitler & his…