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Brian Newman, G4TGN, November 2015

| December 24, 2015

With a heavy heart I have to report the passing of a very dear friend, Brian Newman, G4TGN in late November 2015. His funeral was on 18 December. Brian worked at Heathrow Airport for 25 years from the late 1960s, with eighteen years in the Fire Service and seven as an Apron Controller. Latterly he […]

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Peter B Dodd, G3LDO, 17 November 2015

| November 30, 2015
Peter B Dodd, G3LDO, 17 November 2015

It is with deep regret that the Society announces the passing of former RadCom Technical Editor, book author and Antennas columnist Peter B Dodd, G3LDO, on 17 November 2015. He was 83 years old. Peter was first involved in amateur radio in the mid 1950s and he held several callsigns around the world including VQ4HX, […]

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Arie Dogterom, PA0EZ, 24 September 2015

| September 30, 2015

It is with great sadness to inform you that Arie Dogterom, PA0EZ, passed away on 24 September 2015 at the age of 78. Arie has been Chairman of C5 for a great many years. Based upon his great work for the VERON he was nominated Member of Honour of the VERON in 1998. Remy F […]

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Mike Hastings, G8ASI, 26th September 2015

| September 28, 2015

I am sorry to report my friend Mike Hastings, G8ASI passed away on the evening of 26th September 2015 after 4½ years battling with cancer. He was an enthusiastic radio ham in all the 30+ years that I have known him and he will be sorely missed by me and all that knew him. Tribute […]

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Mel Bradwell, 2E1EDB, 25th September 2015

| September 28, 2015

We understand that Mel Bradwell, 2E1EDB passed away on the 25th of September 2015 aged 68/69 years.

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Stan Shackleford, G2HAX, 5th April 2015

| September 22, 2015
Stan Shackleford, G2HAX, 5th April 2015

Stan Shackleford, G2HAX died on 5 April 2015 aged 96 and was the last surviving pre-war member of the Reading & District Amateur Radio Club (RADARC)  and was the last of the early members of the Club in its founding year of 1934. He lived all his life in the same small semi-detached house in […]

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