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RSGB representation at Lord Rix memorial

| April 28, 2017

RSGB President, Nick Henwood, G3RWF will represent the RSGB at the memorial service for Brian Rix, G2DQU at The Actor’s Church in Covent Garden on 3 May 2017 at 3pm. Known formally as The Lord Rix, Brian Rix, Baron Rix, Kt, CBE, DL, G2DQU, he passed away on 20 August 2016 and you can find […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 28, 2017

We have been informed that the Ofcom amateur radio licencing portal is down for maintenance from 6pm on Thursday, 27 April until 8.30am on Tuesday, 2 May. The US Army, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard will sponsor the traditional military/amateur radio communication tests on 13 May to mark the 66th annual Armed Forces Day, […]

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Club insurance

| April 27, 2017

Club insurance has now been renewed for the year 30 April 2017 to 29 April 2018. Go to rsgb.org/main/clubs/club-insurance to download your certificate—Membership Services login required. We are awaiting the policy information from our brokers. This will be posted to the website as soon as it is available. Please note that this year we have […]

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UPDATE. Beacon and repeater insurance

| April 24, 2017

Beacon and repeater insurance has now been renewed for the year 30 April to 29 April 2018. The premium for this year remains at £10 and you may renew on the RSGB shop at rsgbshop.org/acatalog/Online_Catalogue_Insurance_34.html Please allow a couple of days after renewal for your certificate to be dispatched. Please note that this year we […]

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New RSGB Honorary Vice President

| April 22, 2017

We’re delighted to announce that Peter Blair OBE, G3LTF has been elected by the Board as Honorary Vice-President. Peter Blair is a distinguished engineer who spent 45 years in research and development in the UK electronics industry. From a student apprenticeship at Marconi’s Wireless Telegraph Company, in 1962 he joined Standard Telecommunication Laboratories where he […]

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International Girls in ICT Day

| April 21, 2017

International Girls in ICT Day takes place on 27 April 2017. It is an opportunity for girls and young women to see and experience technology in a whole new light. The initiative, backed by all ITU member states, aims to create a global environment that encourages girls and young women to consider careers in the […]

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