We hate 2020!

Just when we thought 2020 couldn't get any worse! We were about to re-open after many months of being closed but then disaster struck when a mains water pipe burst and flooded much of the ground floor of the museum.
Sadly re-opening has now been postponed. Read More >>>

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Dates In History

1984 [Detail]
 1984 Philips Release the VG5000
 1984 Creation of Dell Computer Corporation by Michael Dell
 1984 Novelist William Gibson coins the term cyberspace
 1984 IBM’s new 3480 cartridge tape system introduced
 1984 IBM and Compaq introduce the IDE interface
 January 1984 Apple launches Macintosh 128K
 10th May Hewlett Packard release the HP 110 Portable / Laptop
 June 1984 Commodore 16 & Plus 4 Launch
 August 1984 Introduction of IBM PC/AT based on Intel 80286
 September 1984 Macintosh 512K Launched
 20th September Acorn Launch the ABC Micro
 8th November Our night out at the pictures [News Article] - Computer and Software Retailing

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