RSSRSGB Notices

New Regional Manager

| June 27, 2016

The RSGB Board have agreed to co-opt a new Regional Manager for South Wales. The post will become due for election at the next AGM. Glyn Jones, GW0ANA has been appointed as Regional Manager for Region 7.  

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Rupert R Thorogood, G3KKT, SK

| June 27, 2016
Rupert R Thorogood, G3KKT, SK

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Rupert Thorogood, G3KKT, who was the RSGB Company Secretary from 2006 until he passed away. RIP Rupert, our thoughts are with his family at this sad time. We will update this tribute as details become clearer. If you have any recollections of Rupert that […]

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RadCom July 2016, Vol. 92, No. 7

| June 20, 2016
RadCom July 2016, Vol. 92, No. 7

The final UK schools contact with the ISS. One of the key objectives of Tim Peake’s mission was to inspire students to take up technology subjects through the Principia project. News and Reports Around Your Region – Club events calendar 82 Around Your Region – Events roundup 86 New products 14 News 12 RSGB Matters […]

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GB1SS: schools speaking to Tim Peake

| June 13, 2016
GB1SS: schools speaking to Tim Peake

The 10 school contacts with Tim Peake on the ISS have inspired thousands of young people and introduced them to amateur radio in a new and exciting way Our new video celebrates these historic events and the range of linked activities the schools have enjoyed. Beginning with the exhilaration of the launch, it follows the […]

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Legacy Sub-committee vacancy

| June 8, 2016

The RSGB Legacy Fund exists due to the generosity of donors and the Legacy Sub-Committee works with the Board to consider and recommend proposals for its use. The Fund currently stands at about £170,000 and it provides an excellent opportunity to support innovation and development. Its scope for proposals is deliberately wide with the highest […]

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Band Plan changes from 1 June 2016

| June 3, 2016

Amateurs are advised that updates to a number of band plans are now in effect in the UK and across IARU Region 1 as of 1 June 2016. The changes to 80m, 30m and VHF provide for greater flexibility for narrow band digital modes. The new version also includes some editorial updates in other bands. […]

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