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Software for your Micro

British Broadcasting Corporation

These new software packs are designed to exploit to the full the sophisticated design and great versatility of the British Broadcasting Corporation Microcomputer.


This Which? income tax calculator enables you to check your tax bill for 1982-83.


White Knight: Mark Eleven

This refined and enhanced version of White Knight is one of the best microcomputer chess games in the world.



A thrilling and original graphics game demanding split-second reflexes, rapid decision-making and skilful 'flying' and 'shooting' £10.00

Dr Who: The First Adventure

Wriggling Worms and Terrordactyls are among the hazards facing Dr Who in this exciting graphics game.


VU Type

An ingenious and versatile program that teaches you to touch-type without the need for a book.


Record Keeper

A very useful program enabling householders and small businessmen to keep track of their lists.



This invaluable set of programming aids includes a REM stripper, cruncher, RAM test and program re-sequencer. £ 21.00

Beyond Basic

A book and software pack explaining and demonstrating assembly language programming using the British Broadcasting Corporation Micro's built-in BASIC assembler. Book £7.25 Software Pack £11.50

Published jointly with National Extension College Trust Ltd.

The Friendly Computer Book

This no-nonsense guide to computing and BASIC will help beginners get to grips with the British Broadcasting Corporation Microcomputer, the Sinclair Spectrum or the Research Machines 380 Z.


The original software range from the British Broadcasting Corporation is still available:

Early Learning. Fun Games. Games of Strategy. Home Finance. Painting. Drawing. Music. The Computer Programme Programs Vol. 1 The Computer Programme Programs Vol. 2 Each £10.00


Prices include VAT.

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