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GCHQ staff raise £30,000 for charities

29 Nov 2016 Sales of a special edition biography of codebreaker Alan Turing raised £15,000 each for the Bletchley Park Trust and GCFund.
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CyberChef - the Cyber "Swiss Army Knife"

28 Nov 2016 An intuitive web app for analysing and decoding data.
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GCHQ: Minority Report

15 Nov 2016 BBC documentary explores the challenges of hiring Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic recruits.
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Could you be one of the world’s smartest puzzlers?

19 Oct 2016 The GCHQ Puzzle Book features a competition designed to challenge the sharpest minds.
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Women in technology: a GCHQ programmer shares her story

11 Oct 2016 October 11 is Ada Lovelace Day, which seeks to raise the profile of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). To mark the...
Nikesh Mehta

Recruiting diverse talent to protect modern Britain

16 Sep 2016 Nikesh Mehta, a Deputy Director, talks about why we need more BAME staff working in the Intelligence Services.