‘The Imitation Game’ Cryptography Competition

CaptureManchester University are running a competition to celebrate the forthcoming film The Imitation Game, starring Manchester Alumnus Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing.

The School of Mathematics will be running a one-off cryptography competition. The competition is open to all residents of the United Kingdom.

There’s lots of prizes, including: signed film posters, books, DVD bundles from StudioCanal, soundtracks, day passes for Bletchley Park.

The competition is now open and closes at midday on the 28th November.

Competitors will be required to complete three cryptographic clues and discover the
location of the Turing Treasure; winners will be drawn at random from all correct
entries and prizes will be supplied by StudioCanal (including film posters, DVDs,
soundtracks from the film and tickets to Bletchley Park).

To find out more and to enter, click here.