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Man who cracked wartime code

Cracking the Enigma code Photo: Meridian

VIDEO: Alan Turing's work meant that Britain could read Germany's military signals and helped our ships avoid their submarines. Turing and the codebreakers helped to shorten the war by years and saved thousands of lives. On the eve of the centenary of his birth, Hannah Costigan looks at his links to the south.