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International Marconi Day stations

| April 13, 2017

Dozens of official award stations have registered to take part in the 2017 International Marconi Day event, this year being held on the 22nd of April. The event is not a contest, but an opportunity for amateurs around the world to make point-to-point contact with historic Marconi sites. Go to www.qrz.com/db/GB4IMD for details of the […]

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Voting for the RSGB AGM

| April 13, 2017

The RSGB President, Nick Henwood, G3RWF would like to remind RSGB Members that if you are not planning to come to the RSGB AGM in Cardiff on 22 April and have not already voted, please do so now. Online is easiest, just click the red box at http://rsgb.org/main/about-us/agm-2017  Postal votes are also available, ask for one […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 13, 2017

Every year on 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 our capabilities to the public and enjoy global […]

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April 22nd is Marconi Day

| April 7, 2017

Dozens of official award stations have registered to take part in the 2017 International Marconi Day event, this year being held on 22 April. All contacts counting toward the Marconi Award must be made on HF with registered stations, but other participating stations do not need to be registered to claim awards. The event is […]

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New PSK31 software for blind amateurs

| April 7, 2017

A free, new Windows program called Accessible Digipan has been released. It allows blind hams to operate PSK31. The download includes the application, audio tutorials, detailed written guides, and additional helpful resources, plus DigiPan PSK31 and PSK63 software. ARRL member Richard, KK6MRH, and Jim, WA0PSS, both blind, developed the program. The app will work with […]

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Club Log gets Trusted Partner status

| April 7, 2017

Club Log, run by G7VJR, has become the first logging service to achieve Trusted Partner™ status for Logbook of the World. Radio amateurs holding Logbook of the World call sign certificates who have uploaded logs to Club Log now can readily cross-post them to Logbook of the World. More information on technical specifications and on […]

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