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Apply for YOTA 2018 places

| March 29, 2018

Youngsters on the Air 2018 (YOTA) takes place from 8 to 15 August 2018 in South Africa, hosted by the South African Radio League. Applications are now invited from any one aged between 15 and 25 to join Team UK and go on this amazing amateur radio adventure. RSGB is also looking for a team […]

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World Amateur Radio Day coming soon

| March 29, 2018

Every 18 April, radio amateurs worldwide take to the airwaves in celebration of World Amateur Radio Day. It was on that day in 1925 that the International Amateur Radio Union was formed in Paris. World Amateur Radio Day is the day when IARU member societies can show their capabilities to the public and enjoy global […]

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RSGB clarifies AGM issues

| March 29, 2018

The RSGB has been asked to clarify three issues relating to its AGM, which is to be held on 21 April 2018 in Birmingham. These relate to Special Resolutions, voting by proxy and the President’s role. Further details can be found on the AGM 2018 Calling Notice page. The clarifications are not changes and do […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| March 29, 2018

CQScotland.com will be providing free electronic kits for accompanied school-age children attending the Scottish Electronics and Radio Convention. It takes place at the Braehead Arena, Glasgow, on 20 May 2018. A dedicated construction area will be set up, and help will be on hand so children should leave with a fully working project. Alternatively, it […]

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Prepare for SOS Radio Week

| March 23, 2018

This year’s SOS Radio Week starts in a little over five weeks’ time. It runs from 1 to 31 May 2018, in line with the Royal National Lifeboat Institute’s own Mayday fund-raising events. SOS Radio Week aims to raise awareness of the RNLI through amateur radio and, optionally, raise money. This can be for a […]

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GB2RS News deadline brought forward

| March 23, 2018

Due to unforeseen circumstances we have to bring forward the deadline for the next GB2RS News. Please send all information for next week’s broadcast by the end of Monday, 26 May 2018. We sincerely apologise for having to make this one-time change at such short notice.

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