Rare wartime sketches show comic side of life at Bletchley Park

A special display of rare wartime sketches and drawings has opened at Bletchley Park.

Tuesday, 21st May 2019, 1:36 pm
Bishop ladies in colour

SEE: Fascinating pictures emerge showing inside historic secret war hub in Milton Keynes before renovationThe exhibition, called From The Illustration Game: Sketches from the Archives, will run until November in World War Two Hut 12.

It features never-before-seen sketches and cartoons that offer a fascinating insight into the Park’s wartime story.

Erica Munro, Exhibitions Manager said: “We’re really excited to be sharing these items from our archive, many of which have never been displayed before. They reveal the human side to life at Bletchley Park and its outstations, where thousands of women and men during World War Two were working in absolute secrecy under often intense pressure. “

Bishop ladies in colour

Visitors to the exhibition can create their own artwork and join in themed activities.

Night Watch Wren