The Wire Scanned Editions 1920 to 2008
2008 and earlier editions.
Each volume contains all editions of The Wire for that year. The quality of the scan is variable but each volume opens in searchable PDF format.
Scanned copies of the Wire are reproduced in PDF format on the museum website
We would like to thank Royal Signals’ museum volunteers for undertaking this task. The Museum is seeking volunteers for a variety of tasks; interested. See
It is possible to download the files. Their use, reproduction and all material therein remains the Copyright of Royal Signals Trustee Ltd. Permission must be sought for any useage whatsoever, save for personal reading on your own computer or device; such permission may be withdrawn at any time and files should be removed on request. Please note, each file is in the region of 150mgb do consider your data useage before downloading. The files are best viewed on a PC.
Above – The Wire viewed online (without downloading)
Below – The Wire viewed after downloading