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Club stations and RSLs

| June 29, 2015

Following last week’s publication of the Policy on temporary call signs and call sign enhancement, Ofcom officials have confirmed that they are content for clubs in England to decide themselves whether and when to enhance their club call sign with the Regional Secondary Locator “X”, thus continuing current custom and practice.

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Board Proceedings for May 2015

| June 3, 2015

The proceedings of the Board meeting held on 23rd May 2015 are now available for Members only here

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RSGB President meets Patron

| May 13, 2015
RSGB President meets Patron

At the Buckingham Palace Garden Party yesterday, Dr John Gould, G3WKL, President and Graham Coomber, G0NBI, General Manager, were delighted to represent the Society and have the opportunity of speaking with our patron HRH The Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, KG, KT .

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RSGB’s New Twitter Name

| April 23, 2015
RSGB’s New Twitter Name

From today, the RSGB’s new Twitter name is @theRSGB.  We’ll be tweeting regularly so follow us for amateur radio news, images, events and Member offers. Congratulations to Adam Hutchison MM0KFX who won our Twitter photo competition, and to the two runners-up, Vaughan Ravenscroft, M0VRR and Charles Wilmott, M0OXO!  Adam’s photo is our new Twitter profile […]

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Talk to Tim Peak in Space

| April 21, 2015
Talk to Tim Peak in Space

This Friday is the deadline for schools to apply to talk to Astronaut Tim Peake whilst he is in orbit in the International Space Station. The UK Space Agency, with the assistance of ARISS, AMSAT-UK and the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB), has a limited number of opportunities for schools across the whole of […]

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New spectrum for digital experiments

| April 2, 2015

Ofcom have agreed the use of 70.5 MHz to 71.5 MHz by radio amateurs for digital experimentation. Use will be permitted only via a Special Research Permit and further details of the application process will be published in due course. For information, the following conditions will apply:- Access to this part of the spectrum will […]

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