RSSRSGB Notices

RSGB Convention 2017

| January 13, 2017

The RSGB Convention this year will be held on 13-15 October at Kents Hill Park Conference Centre, Milton Keynes. We are starting to identify speakers for the Convention and would particularly like to develop the HF and DXpedition content further. If you have suggestions for any topics or speakers you would like to hear, please send […]

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Note from our patron, HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, KG, KT

| January 12, 2017
Note from our patron, HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, KG, KT

The RSGB Commonwealth Contest (formerly known as the British Empire Radio Union – BERU) is one of the longest-running contests in the HF contesting world. It promotes contacts between stations in the UK&CD, Commonwealth and Mandated Territories. The 80th Commonwealth Contest will take place on 11 – 12 March 2017 between 1000 – 1000 UTC. […]

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VDSL interference

| January 10, 2017

The RSGB’s Electromagnetic Compatibility Committee (EMCC) has worked with BT Technology Services and Operations and also Openreach to design a new process to improve the way multiple line checks are done. This can only be used where the EMCC has received reports from amateurs that it checks and believes are caused by VDSL RFI. In these cases, lines in the near vicinity of […]

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RSGB Awards Manager

| January 10, 2017

The Board has appointed Chris Burbanks, G3SJJ to the position of RSGB Awards Manager. He will be working with a small team to review the RSGB Awards Programme and making recommendations to improve the processes for claiming and fulfillment of the awards. Active on all HF bands with a Worked DXCC total of 327 countries, […]

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HQ opening Christmas and New Year

| December 21, 2016

The Society’s offices will be closed from 12.00 on Friday, 23 December until 08.30 on Tuesday, 3 January. Please remember the Exam Department will not be processing any exam results during the festive period. Ensure you allow the full 10 working days after the exam date before contacting the department if you have not received […]

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Product Development Group volunteers

| December 21, 2016

To assist with the creation of new and appealing products for radio amateurs and those with related interests, the Society is creating a Product Development Group. The purpose will be to identify new product opportunities and take an innovative approach to their creation from concept through to their being offered for sale. The group will […]

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