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Gordon B Phillips, 2E1FZR, 27 December 2014

| February 9, 2015

It is with great sadness that I report the unexpected passing of Gordon B Phillips, 2E1FZR, born 1937, died 27 December 2014, age 78. Gordon was born in Port Talbot, South Wales, of a normal working class family. After leaving school, he worked as a cinema projectionist until he was called up for National Service. This […]

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Geoffrey L Mills, G3EDM, 16 December 2014

| January 30, 2015

Geoffrey Mills, G3EDM died on 16 December 2014 following a short illness. Despite his declining health Geoff continued to operate his station until his final days, talking to his many friends in UK, Australia, New Zealand, Spain, etc. Geoff was licensed as D2DM just after the war whilst stationed in Hamburg in 1946/47. He was […]

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Homebrew February 2015 errata

| January 22, 2015
Homebrew February 2015 errata

Due to an oversight the supply rail was not shown in Figure 4 for Homebrew, February 2015. The corrected drawing is shown here and the editorial team apologises for any inconvenience.

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Cedric Rourke, CT3FT (ex GI3IVJ), January 2015

| January 22, 2015

Sorry to have to record the death of one of our great DXers – Cedric Rourke, CT3FT (formerly GI3IVJ.) Some members have probably worked him at some time or other. Lovely man, well into his 80s, but was still seeking out the two or three remaining entities he needed when he died earlier this week […]

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Doug Fisher, G4IGN, January 2015

| January 19, 2015
Doug Fisher, G4IGN, January 2015

Cheltenham ARA regrets to announce the sudden death in early January 2015 of Doug, G4IGN; until recently the club’s Chairman and earlier Deputy Chairman and Secretary.  For many years he had been a driving force within the club, organising special event stations, working parties, lunches and constructional projects, to name just a few of his […]

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Tony Blythe, G3LOJ, 6 January 2015

| January 19, 2015

Tony Blythe, G3LOJ, passed away at York hospital on Tuesday 6 January 2015, aged 84 years. Loving husband of Irene, father of Chris, Philippa and the late Andrew, loving stepdad of Jackie and former member of Scarborough Radio Club. Tony was an amazing man, a mine of information, help and encouragement, always at the ready and very […]

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