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The Imitation Game

| November 12, 2014
The Imitation Game

In Autumn 2013, we asked Members if they had HRO and AR88 receivers that could be borrowed by a company making a film about the life of Alan Turing. The result—The Imitation Game—goes on public release from the end of this week. The RSGB has received a message of thanks from the film’s producers to […]

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Towards a new RAYNET

| October 25, 2014

For 60 years, RAYNET groups have been offering the community a unique service — emergency communications independent of infrastructure which is vulnerable to disruption by natural causes or technological failure.  The leadership of the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB) and the Radio Amateurs’ Emergency Network (RAEN) believe there are considerable benefits to there being one RAYNET organisation. This […]

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New Examination Checklists

| October 23, 2014

Checklists to help ensure consistency of exam provision between Exam Centres, and that essential requirements don’t get forgotten or overlooked are now available for download from the Exam Forms Section. They all print on a single side of A4 paper.  They are particularly relevant for Examination Secretaries and First Named Invigilators. The Training and Education […]

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IARU Region 1 Conference Report

| September 25, 2014
IARU Region 1 Conference Report

RSGB Delegates this week attended the 23rd International Amateur Radio Union General Conference in Bulgaria. National societies from 43 countries covering Europe, Scandinavia, Asia and Africa sent representatives to agree and coordinate activity to secure the future of amateur radio. Real progress was made at the meeting on a number of topics that are of […]

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G3BJ New IARU R1 President

| September 25, 2014

Don Beattie, G3BJ, former President of the RSGB, has been elected as IARU Region 1 President at the Conference in Bulgaria today.  Further details to follow.

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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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