The History of Computing resource was created by

Project Manager and Creator


Bob Usher LGfL Content Manager

Project co-creator


Kathy Olsson E2BN eLearning Strategy Manager

Website Design


Edward Mackintosh Atomwide


John Laker Atomwide

Advisor to the project


Dr Doron Swade MBE Historian of Computing

Additional support


Steve hunt Senior Lecturer at University of Hertfordshire

Key stage 4 &5 Curriculum material creation


Doug Abrams Head of ICT / Computing - Ousedale School - Buckinghamshire

Key Stage 2 Curriculum material creation


Don McGibbon ICT Coordinator – Brecknock Primary School – Camden LA

Key Stage 3 & 4 Curriculum material creation


Carrie Anne Philbin Key Stage 3 ICT Co coordinator – Robert Clack School Barking and Dagenham LA

Additional curriculum resource development


Andrew Trimble ICT consultant

Filmed presenter TNMOC


Chris Monk Learning Co-ordinator - The National Museum of Computing


Lin Jones Operations Manager - The National Museum of Computing


All volunteer staff The National Museum of Computing


Sarah Baines Assistant Curator - Manchester Museum of Science and Industry

Oral History & National Life Stories


Emily Hewitt The British Library

Manchester 'Baby' computer system information supplied by:

Collections Department
Museum of Science & Industry
Liverpool Road
M3 4FP
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Produced in partnership by TNMOC / E2BN / LGfL

Produced in partnership by TNMOC  / E2BN / LGfL

Supported by Computing at School

Supported by Computing at Schools

This resource is produced and hosted by LGfL on behalf of the National Education Network