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E-Day Caedmon Hall, Gateshead

| September 24, 2014

On Saturday 27 September 2014, an “E- Day” will be held at Caedmon Hall Gateshead Central Library, Prince Consort Rd, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear NE8 4LN from 10am – 3pm The Angel club will be running workshops suitable for all ages including a Crystal radio build and demonstration, circuit builds and demos, an hf radio and oscilloscope […]

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RSGB IOTA – The Future

| September 24, 2014
RSGB IOTA – The Future

Islands on the Air (IOTA) celebrated its 50th anniversary as a premier DX programme in July 2014, under the care of the RSGB and the IOTA manager, Roger Balister G3KMA. The last fifty years has seen the programme grow to 2,500 active island chasers and approximately 15,000 more casual participants. It is perhaps second in […]

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Ofcom Consultation Paper

| September 9, 2014

Ofcom has today published a consultation setting out proposals for updating the terms and conditions of the amateur radio licence. This consultation, which is likely to be of interest to those in the amateur radio community, closes on 20 October 2014.  A discussion forum will be opened shortly here

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LTE Test Transmissions – 2.3 GHz

| September 9, 2014

Ofcom have advised that there are expected to be LTE test transmissions over the next few months in the 13 cms/2.3 GHz band. The tests will be in the central London area and will be upto 38dBW erp. If licensed Radio Amateurs should become aware of unusual transmissions, they are asked to bear this in […]

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Legacy Sub-Committee

| September 4, 2014

The RSGB Legacy Fund exists due to the generosity of donors. The Legacy Sub-Committee, with its three trustees, works with the Board to consider proposals for its use. The scope for proposals is deliberately wide. Highest priority is given to projects focused on taking our hobby forward into the future. In particular we welcome proposals […]

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New Youth Committee

| September 3, 2014

The RSGB Board has approved the formation of a new committee to provide a focus for its young members and to help promote amateur radio amongst the younger sections of society. The new committee will be known as the Youth Committee. Members of the Youth Committee must be under 26 years of age and be […]

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