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Also in GB2RS this week…

| May 6, 2016

For those with an interest in World War II history, an auction of a D-Day Museum’s storage is due to take place on the 21st and 22nd of May at the Auction House in Caen, France. Around 800 lots are in the catalogue with items from British troops to French resistance as well as US […]

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Next Tim Peake contact confirmed

| April 29, 2016

The ARISS UK Operations team is delighted to announce that the ARISS Schools contact between Ashfield Primary School in Otley, West Yorkshire and Tim Peake on the International Space Station has now been confirmed for Thursday the 5th of May at 0908BST. It will be a direct contact operated by GB1APS. The contact should be […]

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IARU Interim Meeting minutes released

| April 29, 2016

The minutes from the Interim Meeting of IARU Region 1 are now available on the RSGB Spectrum Forum website. Over the weekend of 16 and 17 April, delegates from Member Societies discussed numerous papers and proposals on HF, VHF/Microwave and EMC matters. The resulting recommendations for band plan and other changes will be considered for […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 29, 2016

At a recent RSGB Board meeting, the application of the Construction, Design and Management Regulations 2015 in respect of amateur radio activities was discussed. Board Director Steve Hartley, G0FUW will be preparing an article for RadCom giving guidance to clubs and individual Members on how this legislation applies to them. Due to the increase in […]

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Repeater insurance update

| April 28, 2016

The RSGB-provided repeater insurance premium for the period from 30 April 2016 to 29 April 2017 will be £10 per repeater. You may renew online at the RSGB shop. A certificate will be sent by email once payment has been received, but please allow a couple of days for applications to be processed.

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Club of the Year – Regional Winners

| April 23, 2016

At the AGM held this afternoon in Glasgow, the regional winners of the Club of the Year 2015 competition were announced.  Congratulations to all. Small Clubs Region 1   Cockenzie and Port Seton ARC Region 2  Caithness ARS Region 5  Staffordshire Portable ARC Region 8  Green Island ARS Region 11  Sidmouth ARS Region 12  Leiston […]

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