Meet The Speakers

These are our confirmed speakers, who you will meet at Celebrating Bletchley Park.

Please click on each name to read more about their lectures and their biographies. During the course of the event, you will be able to speak to many of our experts and veterans, and several of the books they have written will be on sale at the venue, where copies may be individually signed.

The event is hosted by ELISA SEGRAVE, author of The Girl From Station X.

MICHAEL SMITH Bletchley Park Historical Adviser, author of The Secrets of Station X and The Debs Of Bletchley Park and Other Stories will speak about his research.
BETTY WEBB MBE Japanese intercept team member, and author of Secret Postings: Bletchley Park to The Pentagon
MARY EVERY Bletchley Park veteran who worked on Japanese intercepts and on Order of Battle
SIR DERMOT TURING Nephew of Alan Turing, and trustee of Bletchley Park
SINCLAIR McKAY Author of many books about this subject including The Lost World of Bletchley Park
CRAIG BROWN Satirist (notably in Private Eye), author, diarist, critic
JOEL GREENBERG Expert on Gordon Welchman, author of his biography
GORDON CORERA Author of Intercept and BBC Security Correspondent
PHIL HAYES The National Museum of Computing: contributor to Colossus rebuild
PAUL KELLAR MBE A leading member of the Turing-Welchman Bombe reconstruction
MARGY KINMONTH Documentary film-maker and grand-daughter of Admiral Godfrey, wartime Director of Naval Intelligence
ELISA SEGRAVE Event host, writer, and daughter of a Bletchley Park code indexer