RSSGB2RS Special Events

Special Events News – 20 August 2017

| August 18, 2017

The 19th and 20th is International Lightships and Lighthouses weekend, with numerous special event stations active around the world. We gave details of a number of stations in last week’s bulletin, which we won’t repeat today. The official list of all 436 entrants, including around 25 UK special event stations, is at www.illw.net. A wide […]

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Special Events News – 13 August 2017

| August 11, 2017

Grey Point Fort ARS club station will be transmitting at the 204 NI Field Hospital Family Fun Day at Grey Point Fort on Sunday, 13 August. All the museums will be open with other attractions such as a climbing wall, military displays, stalls and a band. Every one is welcome. Llanelli ARS will be running […]

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Special Events News – 6 August 2017

| August 4, 2017

We start with details of Regional Youngsters On The Air activities. GB17YOTA will be a big signal on many bands this week, marking the RSGB international YOTA event at Gilwell Park. Listen out for them and give them a cal—there will be a mixture of operators in the age range from 15 to 25 visiting […]

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Special Events News – 30 July 2017

| July 28, 2017

The Martello Tower Group will be operating as GB5RC from 3 to 7 August from the MV Ross Revenge, home of Radio Caroline. Moored in the Blackwater Estuary, GB5RC is celebrating five decades of offshore broadcasting and will be mainly operating on 80m, 40m, 20m, 2m and 70cm, with the capability to run 17m, 15m, […]

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Special Events News – 23 July 2017

| July 21, 2017

Mid-Ulster ARC will operate a special event station at Coney Island until 30 July. Operation will be from 9am to 5pm and the address is Maghery Country Park, Co. Armagh BT71 6NS. Until 30 July, a big Scout jamboree will take place near the town of Sonderborg in Denmark. The Scout jamboree will be active […]

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Special Events News – 16 July 2017

| July 14, 2017

Mid-Ulster ARC will operate a special event station at Coney Island until 30 July. Operation will be from 9am to 5pm and the address is Maghery Country Park, Co. Armagh BT71 6NS. Between 22 and 30 July, a big Scout jamboree will take place near the town of Sonderborg in Denmark. The Scout Jamboree will […]

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