RSSRSGB Notices

New Events Planner feature on website

| January 27, 2015
New Events Planner feature on website

The Society is pleased to announce a new way to find out about, and post, amateur radio events in your area. It’s called UK Events Planner and displays upcoming radio events as markers on a map of the UK. You can search by postcode or place, and you can set distances from five miles to […]

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New RSGB Facebook page

| January 21, 2015
New RSGB Facebook page

The RSGB is delighted to announce the launch of its new Facebook page at www.facebook.com/theRSGB Do Like our page so that you can get up-to-date news as well as information about events and Member offers in your newsfeeds. You’ll be able to see photos and videos and receive updates about SES, contests and much more. We […]

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RSGB interference consultation response

| January 19, 2015
RSGB interference consultation response

RSGB welcomes the recent Ofcom consultation document on control of interference which invites responses by 16 February. The RSGB EMC committee has been lobbying for Ofcom to have a wider remit in enforcement of breaches of EMC regulations. These proposals make the regulations more resilient to evolving technology, when it causes undue interference to Wireless […]

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NRC Holiday opening times

| December 17, 2014

If you are planning to visit the National Radio Centre over the holiday period, please note that the last day it will open this year will be 22 December. It will re-open on 2nd January 2015.

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New Licence Review forum open

| December 10, 2014
New Licence Review forum open

Ofcom has now published the revised Amateur Radio Licence. Ofcom advises that there will be guidance to accompany the licence. Today the RSGB has opened a forum to provide the opportunity to discuss what information would be helpful in that document. There may also be questions about implementation that forum members wish to be clarified. […]

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John Dunnington, G3LZQ, SK

| December 9, 2014
John Dunnington, G3LZQ, SK

We regret to announce that John Dunnington, G3LZQ became a Silent Key on 8 December 2014, passing away peacefully in his sleep. John generously served amateur radio and the Society in many ways, including as DXpedition Fund Manager. He was Awards Manager from January 2003 until very recently, when poor health obliged him to step […]

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