RSSRSGB Notices

2015 Review of Contesting Report: online questionnaire now open

| February 10, 2017

RSGB President Nick Henwood, G3RWF is writing a report on the implementation of the 2015 Review of Contesting. A questionnaire forms an important part of the input to this report, but there will also be feedback from clubs, groups and individuals as well as factual analysis of performance where possible. The questionnaire is now available […]

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“Have your say” review

| February 8, 2017

As part of the Society’s drive to improve communications across the organisation, the Chairman of the Board is going to investigate suggestions that the RSGB is not responding in a timely manner to comments received via Have Your Say. He will report his findings to the Board by 17 March.  

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VHF Contesting

| February 7, 2017

There is a current external online petition about RSGB VHF/UHF/SHF contesting.  It is mainly about dissatisfaction with an important rule change and how it was introduced.  The change sought to address the 2015 Review recommendations about geographical weightings and scoring. The new scoring system is on a one-year trial with review. When there is a […]

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Prepare for Thinking Day on the Air

| January 27, 2017

Thinking Day on the Air 2017 will take place over the weekend of 18 and 19 February. This is an opportunity for the members of Girlguiding, from the youngest Rainbow to the oldest Trefoil Guild member, to talk to other members of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts all over the world […]

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RadCom February 2017, Vol. 93, No. 2

| January 27, 2017
RadCom February 2017, Vol. 93, No. 2

Amateur radio on the ISS—send your signals via the International Space Station. News and Reports Around Your Region – Club events calendar 83 Around Your Region – Events roundup 86 Old Timers’ Honour Roll 26 New products 15 News 12 RSGB Matters 6 Online edition Membership Services login required, follow the link below or click […]

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Presidential Review of Contesting : Report

| January 25, 2017

The Board has asked the current President, Nick Henwood,G3RWF, to conduct a short consultation leading to a report on progress made since the Presidential Contest Review of 2015. He will look at its original aims, the progress which has been achieved so far and suggestions for future priorities and action. There will be an online […]

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