80m, PSK, RTTY.
160m SSB, CW.
John Crabbe, G3WFM, passed away in the early hours of Thursday, 18 October 2018 at the age of 87, after having been unwell for some time. For many years John volunteered for the RSGB at Potters Bar, working as archivist/historian, RSGB National Amateur Radio Museum curator, and manager of the RSGB shack. A very active […] Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/headlines/2018/10/18/john-crabbe-g3wfm-sk/
80m, PSK, RTTY.
Ofcom have advised us that its Licensing Portal is now issuing M7 call signs to new applicants for the Foundation licence. Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/rsgb-notices/2018/10/15/m7-foundation-licences/
Bring & Buy.
RSGB book stall.
Hot and cold food available.
Under 14 free.
The RSGB Convention Construction Competition 2018, sponsored by Martin Lynch and Sons, was judged by Bo OZ2M, Sam G4DDK and Stewart G3YSX. Congratulations to all the category winners: * Innovation – Antony Watts, M0IFA, for a series of tools to help people learn to code and understand radio * Technical Merit – Andrew Vare, G4XZL, […] Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/2018/10/13/conv-construction-competition-2018/
RSGB Past President Alexander Davidson Patterson OBE, FIEE, GI3KYP, died on October 10, 2018, peacefully, at home, surrounded by his family. Better known as Barney, he was RSGB President in 1967. Barney travelled widely during his Presidency and, among many other achievements, oversaw the purchase of 28 Little Russel Street, London, as the then-new RSGB […] Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/headlines/2018/10/12/rsgb-past-president-gi3kyp-sk/
The RSGB Contest Committee has opened the 2018 edition of the RSGB VHF Contesting Consultation for comments at surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VHFCC2018 to help set the rules for 2019. They are specifically looking for your views around the AFS contests, FM activity contests, possible new MGM contests, Christmas cumulatives, 432MHz low power, and the SHF UK activity contests, […] Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/headlines/2018/10/12/vhf-contest-consultation-open/
Click on the link below to access this week’s news script GB2RS News Script for 14 October 2018 Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/gb2rs-news-scripts/2018/10/12/gb2rs-news-script-for-14-october-2018/
This Sunday, 14 October, the Hornsea Amateur Radio Rally will take place in The Floral Hall, Hornsea HU18 1NQ. Doors open at 10am and admission is £2, with under 14s free. There will be trade stands, a bring-and-buy run by the Hornsea ARC and an RSGB book stall. Hot and cold food is available in […] Read the Original Article http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/rallies-and-events/2018/10/12/rallies-and-events-news-14-october-2018/