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Former RSGB President SK

| September 23, 2016

Sad news to begin this week’s broadcast. Former RSGB President Terry Barnes, GI3USS has recently become a Silent Key. Terry served as RSGB President in 1992. He was the first GI callsign to hold the position for around 25 years. Terry had been a volunteer for the Society for some years before his election to […]

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National Hamfest this week

| September 23, 2016

The National Hamfest takes place on 30 September and 1 October 2016 at the Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground. With several international traders as well as the UK’s largest dealers and representatives from the main manufacturers, there will be plenty for visitors to enjoy. For those looking for the extra bargain there will also be a […]

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DXCC checking at Hamfest

| September 23, 2016

DXCC card checking will be available at the National Hamfest, on the UK 6m Group stand. They can also check your documents for your Logbook of the World, so bring your licence and an original photo ID such as photo driving licence or passport, with the same name on both. These documents don’t have to […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| September 23, 2016

The RSGB 2016 Convention takes place on 7 to 9 October at Kents Hill Conference Centre, Milton Keynes, sponsored by Martin Lynch & Sons. Sam Jewell, G4DDK will be speaking on Saturday on the secret life of the transverter. This will cover the basics of transverters, including designs, performance trade offs, buy or build and […]

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National Hamfest fast approaching

| September 16, 2016

The National Hamfest takes place on 30 September 2016 and 1 October 2016 at the Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground. Traders from the UK, Europe and the Far East will be in attendance, making it a truly international show. The National Club of the Year 2015 winners will be presented with their trophies at 2pm on […]

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Marconi Fellowship lectures

| September 16, 2016

The 2016 Byrne-Bussey Marconi Fellowship Lectures will take place at 5pm on Thursday, 27 October in the Weston Lecture Theatre, Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford. Two Visiting Fellows will be giving their 30-minute lectures on Marconi and the uses of wireless in post-war years and Marconi’s early Latin projects over the South Atlantic. The lectures […]

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