RSSGB2RS Special Events

Special Event News – 20 May 2018

| May 18, 2018

As noted last week, Cray Valley Radio Society is using the unique call sign GR9RW until the 23rd to mark the Royal Wedding between HRH Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle. Activities will be from HF to UHF—full details are at Celebrating the 50th birthday of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederiks of Denmark, the Experimental […]

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Special Event News – 13 May 2018

| May 11, 2018

Many stations are on the air for some or all of RNLI SOS month. Details of all registered stations are online at and there are free awards available for working or even just hearing them. This weekend is Mills on the Air and many special event stations are active. As mentioned last week, the […]

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Special Event News – 6 May 2018

| May 4, 2018

May is RNLI SOS week month and many stations will be on the air for part or all of the month from RNLI-related locations, such as lifeboat stations, up and down the country. Details of all the registered stations taking part can be found at and there are a variety of free awards available […]

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Special Event News – 29 April 2018

| April 27, 2018

SOS Radio Week 2018 takes place between 1 and 31 May with stations operating to celebrate the work of the RNLI. Details, including the list of participating stations, can be found at Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society will be active as GB4GW between 1 and 28 May to commemorate the end of the Great […]

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Special Event News – 22 April 2018

| April 20, 2018

GB4AMT will be active using CW on the HF bands from 20 April to 17 May to remember HMS Amethyst—details on GB4TDY will be active from Low Bentham, North Yorkshire on “as many bands as possible” between 27 and 30 April to celebrate the third Tour de Yorkshire cycle race. Details are on […]

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Special Events News – 15 April 2018

| April 13, 2018

Special Event Station news for April did not arrive in time to be included in the printed edition of RadCom, but the information can be found on the RSGB website. A number of stations involved in International Marconi Day will be active on the bands next weekend. Details of the stations registered can be found […]

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