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  • EMC Committee 22nd January 2018
    EMCC Chair vacancy The EMC Committee (EMCC) helps and advises members who have EMC problems, lobbies regulators and guides standards to protect the spectrum. It also investigates emerging EMC threats and updates members on these and other EMC matters. The EMCC Chair has a committee of volunteers who are expected to play an active role in […]
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  • Neville Cheadle, G3NUG, Silent Key 19th January 2018
    It is with great sadness that the RSGB reports that Eric Neville Cheadle, G3NUG passed away unexpectedly on 14 January 2018. Neville was an amateur’s amateur. A gentleman of the airwaves, he was also a terrific and prolific operator. Chairman of Chiltern DX Club for many years, Neville was a keen contester and the driving […]
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  • GMDX Group sponsors new contest 19th January 2018
    The GMDX Group is sponsoring a new annual competition to promote VHF-UHF DX and contesting activity in the geographical north and west of the British Isles, and to give stations everywhere an opportunity to work those areas. The competition is based on the GMDX Celtic Knot Award, which is for working stations in GM, GI, […]
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  • 15 new SOTA associations added in 2017 19th January 2018
    Fifteen new SOTA associations were added during the year 2017, bringing the total to 136 worldwide. These included IA, Isole Africane d’Italia, VO1, Canada—Newfoundland, FG, Guadeloupe, VY1, Canada—Yukon and ZB2, Gibraltar. For any countries not yet represented, the SOTA management team is happy to provide advice and support in the aim of bringing qualifying areas […]
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  • Also in GB2RS this week… 19th January 2018
    The DP0GVN WSPR beacon now is in operation from Antarctica. It is in the German Neumayer III Research Station of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research. The installation is part of a scientific project of the Technical University of Munich in cooperation with the University of Bremen and the German national amateur […]
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  • News for England South-East – 21 January 2018 19th January 2018
    We start with a note from Worthing and District Amateur Radio Society that they have moved premises. The club now meets at Lions Hall, 21 Roberts Road, Lancing BN15 8AR. For details contact Al, M0OAL, via email to information@wadarc.org.uk. Now for clubs that have several events this week. Hastings Electronics and Radio Club has its […]
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  • News for England South-East – 14 January 2018 12th January 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Radio Society of Harrow has its club net on 1938kHz LSB from 12 noon this Sunday and next Sunday. Monday sees a net on 145.500MHz or 145.350MHz FM from 8.15pm, and on Thursday there’s a talk Magnetic Loop Antennas by T. Brockman, G4TPH. Details from […]
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  • News for England South-East – 7 January 2018 5th January 2018
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Essex Ham has the Essex YL Net on GB3DA this Sunday from 8pm. Monday sees the Essex Ham Net on GB3DA from 8pm, with chatroom and audio feed at www.essexham.net. Contact Pete, M0PSX, via email to news@essexham.co.uk. Radio Society of Harrow has its club net […]
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  • News for England South-East – 24 December 2017 22nd December 2017
    We start with clubs that have more than one event. Surrey Radio Contact Club has its net on 1905kHz from 9.30am this Sunday, next Sunday and Sunday the 7th. Both Thursdays see a club net on 70.300MHz from 8pm. On both Fridays there’s a club net on 145.350MHz from 8pm. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 […]
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  • News for England South-East – 17 December 2017 15th December 2017
    We start with clubs that have several events this week. Surrey Radio Contact Club has its net on 1905kHz from 9.30am today and next Sunday. On Monday there’s an informal pre-Christmas session with a chat-and-fix-it evening by John, G8MNY. Thursday sees a club net on 70.300MHz from 8pm and on Friday there’s a club net […]
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