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RSGB Convention workshops

| September 16, 2016

The RSGB 2016 Convention takes place on 7 to 9 October 2016 at Kents Hill Conference Centre, Milton Keynes, sponsored by Martin Lynch & Sons. There are workshops you can attend on both Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, Dave, G4HUP is running three workshops throughout the day showing the techniques and tools needed to construct […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| September 16, 2016

In preparation for the 2017 IARU Region 1 Conference, the RSGB has updated its consultation forums so that UK amateurs can suggest topics on matters such as HF/VHF operating or technical recommendations, band plans, contests, EMC and amateur radio development. The initial phase is an open call and will be followed by further opportunities as […]

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British ARDF gold medal

| September 9, 2016

Eight British competitors attended the ARDF World Championships in Bulgaria in the name of the RSGB. The National Anthem sounded at the award ceremony for day two of the championships. David Williams, M3WDD took the gold medal in the men’s 50-year-plus age group sprint race. This is only the second gold medal won at a […]

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Apply for ISS schools contacts

| September 9, 2016

Following on from the successful ARISS contacts carried out during the Tim Peake Principia mission to the International Space Station, schools from across Europe are being invited to submit applications to be part of the ARISS programme for September 2017 to January 2018. As so clearly demonstrated by the UK contacts, schools extensively benefit from […]

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Latest Hamfest news

| September 9, 2016

For the first time, DXCC card checking will be available at the National Hamfest on 30 September and 1 October 2016. This is being undertaken by volunteers on the UK 6m group stand, where you can also have your identity documents checked for your Logbook of the World application. Your photo driving licence or passport […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| September 9, 2016

The RSGB 2016 Convention takes place 7 to 9 October at Kents Hill Conference Centre, Milton Keynes. One of the highlights will be a talk on space weather by Professor Cathryn Mitchell, M0IBG. Space weather bombards the Earth, sometimes with dramatic effects on our technology. Many people will already be familiar with solar events disrupting […]

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