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Doug MacArthur, VK3UM, 21st February 2016

| February 24, 2016
Doug MacArthur, VK3UM, 21st February 2016

I am both sad and shocked to report that Doug passed away on the night of Monday the 21st of February 2016.  Only on Sunday afternoon we had been working together on EME Calc. – Rex, VK7MO Quite simply, I would not have even tried EME without Doug and his software. Many people ‘do’ amateur radio, few […]

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Michael Wadsworth, GW3UOF, 10 February 2016

| February 16, 2016

I have the sad duty to report the death of Mr Michael Wadsworth, GW3UOF, Ex Ships Wireless Op & GCHQ, and a RSGB & RNARS member. Mike lost his battle with Big C and went silent key on Wednesday February the 10th 2016. His wife Sheila was by his side. He asked me just before […]

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James E Priddy, GM3CIG, 23rd January 2016

| February 2, 2016

I regret to announce the death of Jim Priddy, GM3CIG. Jim passed away peacefully at the Victoria Hospital Kirkcaldy, on 23rd January 2016. He was 89. He was a member of the Dunfermline Amateur Radio Society and Dunfermline Cine and Video club. Among many other projects he filmed the Dunfermline Amateur Radio Society Field Day […]

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John Weston, G3LYW, November 2015

| January 20, 2016

It is with great sadness that I announce that John Weston, G3LYW, passed away in November 2015. John became interested in amateur radio as a schoolboy and became very proficient at CW and home construction. He especially enjoyed the 160m band. He spent his life in Bath and ran 160 and 80m nets for over […]

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Peter Best, G8BLS, 23 December 2015

| January 18, 2016

Peter Best, G8BLS passed away peacefully at St Elizabeth Hospice, Ipswich on 23rd December 2015, aged 71 years. I first met Peter just over 5 years ago when he was a tutor on the Foundation Course I was taking at the age of 62 – my first contact with amateur radio. Peter left me with […]

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Duncan Heathershaw, G3TLI, 9th January 2016

| January 15, 2016

It is with great regret that I have to let you know that my father, G3TLI, Duncan Heathershaw, passed away on Saturday 9 January 2016. He went peacefully in his sleep in hospital with family members at his side. Chris Heathershaw

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