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  • New RSGB Examination Standards Manager 21st July 2018
    Nigel Barker, M0HZR was recently appointed the new RSGB Examination Standards Manager. His interest in radio was sparked when, early on in his career, he spent two years working in an electronics workshop. Over the years he has always held technical roles, and is currently responsible for the server infrastructure of a major UK qualifications […]
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  • WRTC 2018 results 20th July 2018
    Last weekend’s World Radiosport Team Championship ended with a win for Lithuanian amateurs Gedas Lucinskas, LY9A and Mindis Jukna, LY4L, who scored nearly 5.7 million points from 5,139 QSOs. The runners-up were Germans Manfred Wolf, DJ5MW and Stefan von Baltz, DL1IAO, who scored nearly 5.3 million points from just under 5,000 QSOs. In all, the […]
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  • Amateur innovation thrives 20th July 2018
    The August RadCom includes an editorial that shows how innovation is alive and well in the amateur radio community. There are now unprecedented opportunities for experimentation, with, for example software defined radio dongles available for under £10, dual band transceivers for £20, and much more. The options to dabble, hack and innovate have never been […]
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  • New CubeSats reach ISS 20th July 2018
    Three new CubeSats have been taken to the International Space Station for deployment in August. The satellites, known as MAYA-1, BHUTAN-1 and UiTMSAT-1 were built in Japan by students from Malaysia, Bhutan, and the Philippines. Collectively known as the BIRDS-2 constellation, the CubeSats will transmit a CW beacon on 437.375MHz throughout their six month life. […]
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  • Also in GB2RS this week… 20th July 2018
    Nigel Barker, M0HZR was recently appointed the new RSGB Examination Standards Manager. His interest in radio was sparked when, early on in his career, he spent two years working in an electronics workshop. Over the years he has always held technical roles, and is currently responsible for the server infrastructure of a major UK qualifications […]
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  • News for England South-East – 22 July 2018 20th July 2018
    We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Radio Society of Harrow has its net this Sunday and next Sunday from 12 noon on 1938kHz LSB. Monday sees a club net starting at 8.15pm on 145.500MHz. Next Sunday sees an outdoor event at Old Redding car park from 2-5pm. More from […]
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  • News for England South East – 15 July 2018 13th July 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Radio Society of Harrow has its net on 1938kHz LSB from 12 noon today and next Sunday. Monday sees the club net starting on 145.500MHz at 8.15pm. On Friday there’s a talk on Chinese handhelds and their history by Steve Terry G4WWK. Details from Linda, […]
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  • News for England South East – 8 July 2018 6th July 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Peterborough & District Amateur Radio Club concludes its weekend radio camp today. The club net is on Monday from 8pm on 1.980MHz. Tuesday sees a club net from 8pm on 145.400MHz. On Wednesday there’s a natter night and planning for Museums on the Air. Contact […]
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  • News for England South-East – 1 July 2018 29th June 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Essex Ham has its online Foundation course this Sunday. Monday sees the club net on GB3DA from 8pm, with chatroom and audio feed at essexham.net. Next Saturday it’s the Essex YL Net on GB3DA from 8pm. Contact Pete, M0PSX, via news@essexham.co.uk. Fort Purbrook Amateur Radio […]
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  • News for England South-East – 24 June 2018 22nd June 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Hastings Electronics and Radio Club has its net this Sunday and next Sunday on 144.575MHz from 11am. on Wednesday there’s a talk by Rodney on his lifelong electronics hobby. Details from Gordon, on 01424 431 909. Surrey Radio Contact Club has a net on 1905kHz […]
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