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Amateurs mark ANZAC day next weekend

| April 17, 2015

ANZAC day is commemorated on 25 April each year, with 2015 being the 100th anniversary of the battle of Gallipoli. Listen out for the VK100WIA broadcast from Canberra. In Australia eight different ANZAC callsigns are to be on air. Additionally, radio amateurs are able to substitute their normal VK prefixed with AX on both 25 […]

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Radio props wanted for new film

| April 17, 2015

A film production company is looking for help from radio amateurs, particularly those who had a career in the maritime industry. A large portion of the film’s props are themed around radios, transmitters, receivers and all the equipment that is subsequently related to maritime radio. Portishead Radio Station is one of the sets that is […]

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Beacon and repeater insurance

| April 17, 2015

Beacon and repeater insurance arranged via the RSGB is due for renewal on 29 April. The RSGB is in discussions with the insurers on the renewal terms for the forthcoming year and will advise all current policy holders via email when they are available. The emails will include a link to the RSGB shop to […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 17, 2015

The RSGB AGM is taking place on 25 April at 12 noon in the Royal National Hotel, 38-51 Bedford Way, Russell Square, London WC1H 0DG. Doors will be open from 11am until 11.45am for registration and refreshments will be available. Lunch will be available from 1pm at a small charge. All business will be concluded […]

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Beacon and repeater insurance

| April 16, 2015

The Beacon and repeater insurance is due for renewal on the 29 April 2015. We are in discussions with our insurers on the renewal terms for the forthcoming year and will advise all current policy holders via email when they are available with a link to the RSGB shop to renew. At the same time […]

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New Licences

| April 10, 2015

All amateurs are reminded that, if they have not received their new licence from Ofcom by next Tuesday, 14 April, they should either check that their licence details on the Ofcom online portal are correct, or contact Ofcom by email on ARL2015@ofcom.org.uk.

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