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GCHQ at the Big Bang Fair in Birmingham

21 Mar 2017 We are proud to be part of this celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths for young people in the UK.
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GCHQ to celebrate centenary in 2019

24 Feb 2017 We announce plans to mark our 100th anniversary, beginning with an exhibition at the Science Museum and our first authorised history.
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Britain enters a new era of online opportunity with opening of the National Cyber Security Centre

14 Feb 2017 The NCSC is officially opened today by Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh.
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Celebrating Women's History Month

08 Mar 2017
To mark Women's History Month, we're publishing a series of articles written by women working in intelligence roles throughout...
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National challenge will develop schoolgirls' cyber security skills

18 Jan 2017
Teenage girls from across the UK are being invited to pit their tech skills against one another in a GCHQ competition to find the best and...
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GCHQ: Minority Report

15 Nov 2016
BBC documentary explores the challenges of hiring Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic recruits into GCHQ.