Skip nav
Tommy Walsh at Bletchley Park

Britain’s secret WW2 research centre voted top in Building with Pride awards

The battle is over and Bletchley Park in Buckinghamshire has been named the victor in the Wickes Building with Pride awards.

The public have been voting over the past two months for the building they would be most proud to put their name to and Bletchley, made famous for its role in shortening the Second World War, has come out on top.

From the 30 finalists, the top five buildings are:

1.Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes

2.The Needles Old Battery, Isle of Wight

3.The Cavern Club, Liverpool

4.The Spinnaker, Portsmouth

5.Leith Hill Tower, Dorking

Tommy Walsh, commenting on the win said: “Bletchley Park is not only a great building but it’s also where some of the most important intelligence work of the Second World War took place. The British public have rightly recognised...

Read full release

Image Channel