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Exam syllabus reviews published

| June 16, 2017

A complete review of the syllabus for all three levels of the amateur radio examinations has been completed. The draft of the new syllabus is now available for consultation together with a survey for any comments you may wish to make. The survey will run until 21 July 2017. Please visit rsgb.org/syllabus_review to access the […]

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YOTA 2017 volunteers sought

| June 16, 2017

There’s just seven weeks to go before the RSGB host the IARU Region 1 Youngsters on the Air activity week. Activities during the week will include Summits on the Air, ARDF, construction, and operating a special event station—amongst many other topics. We are still looking for volunteers from RSGB affiliated clubs to help with various […]

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Jamaica gets 5MHz

| June 16, 2017

Hot on the heels of now being Morse code-free, Jamaica also has access to 5MHz. In a recent update to their National Frequency Allocation Table published by the regulator, the WRC-15 60m Amateur Secondary Allocation of 5351.5 – 5366.5kHz has been granted under ITU Footnote 5.133B, which in the case of Jamaica means a maximum […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| June 16, 2017

Garden City Amateur Radio Club will sponsor the Boy Scouts of America K2BSA/8 special event station at the Michigan Crossroads Council D-Bar-A Scout ranch, locator EN82ix. The station will be on the air from 0300UTC on 25 June to 0500UTC on 28 June. They will start out using 3.840, 7.270 and 14.330MHz. This camp is […]

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GB2RS News Script for 18 June 2017

| June 16, 2017

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Rallies and Events News – 18 June 2017

| June 16, 2017

On Sunday, the 18th, the 30th Newbury radio Rally takes place at the Newbury Showground, next to the junction of the M4 and A34 in Berkshire. There is free parking on-site and entry is £2.50, or £12.30 for those trading in the car boot area. There will be a display area of an amateur radio […]

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