Tag: Scotland

News for Scotland – 1 July 2018

A Member has asked us to mention that St Andrews First Aid offers free First Aid and CPR talks to local Scottish community groups, including amateur radio clubs and many more organisations. If you are involved in a club or society, not necessarily connected with amateur radio, this information could help save a life. The […]

BRAEHEAD RADIO & ELECTRONICS RALLY 2018

Talk in will be on S22 145.550MHz from 9am Attractions: Bring-and-Buy Sale, Catering, Family Attractions, Flea Market, Licensed Bar, Lectures/Seminars, RSGB Book Stall, Special Interest Groups, Talk-In, Trade Stands, Prize Draw/raffle Contact info@asrarally.com.

CQScotland free electronic kits

CQScotland.com will be providing free electronic kits for accompanied school-age children attending the Scottish Electronics and Radio Convention. It takes place at the Braehead Arena, Glasgow, on 20 May 2018. A dedicated construction area will be set up, and help will be on hand so children should leave with a fully…

Unicorn-2a PocketQube Satellite

Glasgow-based Alba Orbital plan to launch a 3p PocketQube Unicorn-2a built by several radio amateurs including Constantin Constantinides MM6XOM, Sajimon Chacko 2M0DSY and Alejandro González Garrido EA7KDU

CQScotland free electronics kits for kids

CQScotland.com will be providing free electronic kits for accompanied school-age children attending the Scottish Electronics and Radio Convention. It takes place at the Braehead Arena, Glasgow, on 20 May 2018. A dedicated construction area will be set up, and help will be on hand so children should leave with a fully…

News for Scotland – 25 March 2018

On Tuesday Dundee Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on satellites by Peter, GM1CMF. Contact Martin, 2M0KAU, on 0776 370 8933. On Tuesday Kilmarnock and Loudoun Amateur Radio Club is having a talk Dusk To Dawn, to which all are welcome. Contact Len Paget, GM0ONX, via email to Klarcinfo@gmail.com. On…

Spies, morse code and clandestine radio in Hamilton, Scotland

During February, the CQ Scotland group delivered an introduction to basic electronics and amateur radio for children from two Hamilton Schools on behalf of the South Lanarkshire Council [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2018/february/spies-morse-code-and-clandestine-radio-in-hamilton-scotland.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]

GB3DU ECHOLINK

ukrepeater.net reports that GB3DU’s Echolink option is currently unavailable due to a CTCSS problem. (Source: ukrepeater.net) [su_button url=”https://www.ukrepeater.net/historic.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]

News for Scotland – 19 November 2017

On Tuesday Dundee Amateur Radio Club is having a club night and tuition session. Contact Martin, 2M0KAU, on 0776 370 8933. On Tuesday Livingston and District Amateur Radio Society is having an operating evening plus discussing feedback from Field Day. Details from Cathie, 2M0DIB, on 01506 433 846. On Wednesday Glenrothes and DRC is re-evaluating…

Scottish Microwave Round Table

The Scottish Microwave Round Table will take place on Saturday, 4 November 2017 at the Museum of Communication, Burntisland, Fife. There will be four talks on such subjects as a 10GHz station, 13cm SOTA, a 10GHz beacon and modifications to the DB6NT G2 transverters. The GM round of the UK Microwave Group Projects trophy will…