RSSGB2RS Special Events

Special Event News – 25 February 2018

| February 23, 2018

March 2018 sees the 80th anniversary of the launch of HMS Belfast and, to mark the event, the RNARS (Affiliated) London (HMS Belfast) Group have been granted the unusual call sign of GB80GGCN. Golf-Golf-Charlie-November was the marine call sign of HMS Belfast. The special event call will last from March through to May. Visitors to […]

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Special Event News – 18 February 2018

| February 16, 2018

The 5th Paddock Wood Guides will taking part in GirlGuiding London and South East England’s Impact Big Sleepover on the 24 and 25 February near Sittingbourne, Kent. A special event station will operate on the 25th, GB5PWG for Paddock Wood Guides. GB4UKG, representing UK Guiding, will be on the air from Abermule School, Montgomery, Wales […]

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Special Event News – 11 February 2018

| February 9, 2018

Thinking Day on the Air 2018 will take place over the weekend of 17 and 18 February. Guides and Scouts are taking part from the UK, Canada, USA, the Netherlands and possibly other countries. A list of known stations is displayed on the website, and if your station isn’t listed, please send in details via […]

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Special Event News – 4 February 2018

| February 2, 2018

Thinking Day on the Air 2018 will take place over the weekend of the 17 and 18 February. A list of known stations is displayed on the website. Currently, as well as UK stations, Guides and Scouts are taking part from Canada, USA, and the Netherlands. Please send in station details via the website or […]

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Special Event News – 28 January 2018

| January 26, 2018

The fifth and final Robin Hood VHF Award activity in January will take place on Sunday, 28 January, with MX0YHA located in North Yorkshire, SD94 and MX0PHX located in Charnwood Forest, Leicestershire, SK41. Activities will be on 2m FM between 10.30am and 4pm. Further Robin Hood Award special activities are planned for late February. More […]

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Special Event News – 21 January 2018

| January 19, 2018

GB1LBC will be on the air from Silloth RNLI Lifeboat Station on 27 and 28 January, to raise awareness of the work the volunteer crews undertake in the coastal waters of the UK. Main operating bands will be 40m voice and 20m digital modes, mostly PSK and FT8. Other bands may be used if conditions […]

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