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‘Room 40 and German Intrigues in Morocco’ by Harry Richards


Harry Richards will be giving a presentation on Room 40 and Germany’s intrigues with Morocco. During the First World War, Germany sought to provoke numerous insurrections throughout the British and French Empires. Examining the influence of signals intelligence within one of these colonial settings provides an opportunity to measure the operationa…

Top Secret: British Boffins in WW1 by Dave Rogers


*** Please Note: This is a change to our previously published 2109 Programme *** Then as now, the Royal Society and its Fellows are among the global scientific elite. They invent and develop technologies we can only dream about. Many worked tirelessly throughout the war on such diverse subjects as maintaining supplies of pharmaceutical drugs previ…