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Licencing portal suffers glitch

| May 19, 2017

The RSGB understands that there has been an issue with Ofcom’s online licencing system this week. At the time this bulletin was written the details and extent are unclear, but the problem appears to affect a number of new licensees, and those upgrading following a recent exam pass. Ofcom engineers are working to fix the […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| May 19, 2017

In the Europe to North America Summit-to-Summit event last Saturday, the 13th of May, a total of 36 European summits and 18 North American summits were activated. Despite abysmal radio conditions with deep fading and high band noise levels, several trans-Atlantic QSOs were made, including some summit to summit contacts. Overall everyone enjoyed the event […]

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GB2RS News Script for 21 May 2017

| May 19, 2017

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Rallies and Events – 21 May 2017

| May 19, 2017

The 34th Dunstable Downs RC Annual National Amateur Radio Car Boot Sale takes place today at Stockwood Park, London Road, Luton, Bedfordshire LU1 4LX. Entry is £3, including car park fee. All the usual facilities will be there. See www.ddrcbootsale.org for details. Next Sunday the Durham & District ARS Radio Rally takes place at Bowburn […]

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DX News – 21 May 2017

| May 19, 2017

HC2AO, R4WAA and RZ3FW will be active from Salango Island, IOTA reference SA-033 and Puna Island, IOTA SA-034, from the 21st to the 30th of May. They will be active as HD2RRC/4 and HD2RRC/P, operating mostly on 20, 30 and 40m. QSL via RZ3FW, ClubLog OQRS or direct. Members of the Bavarian Contest Club will […]

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Special Event News – 21 May 2017

| May 19, 2017

Telford & District Amateur Radio Society is running its special event station GB1EMC from Eaton Manor today. To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the founding of Le Havre, the city’s amateur radio club, F6KOH, will be putting TM500LH on the air from the 25th to the 31st of May. Operation will be using SSB, CW, […]

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