RSSRSGB Notices

Tony Kent G8PBH RSGB ESC Chair

| July 19, 2017

Appointment of Prof. Anthony (Tony) Kent, G8PBH to Chair of the Examinations Standards Committee Tony obtained his callsign, G8PBH, in 1978 and has been active on the bands continuously since. His interests in that time have included home construction, mobile and portable operation and, most recently, DX chasing. His favourite band is 6 m and, […]

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Paul Whatton G4DCV RSGB TEC Chair

| July 19, 2017

Paul Whatton, G4DCV has been appointed as Chair of the RSGB’s Training and Education Committee (TEC). Paul previously held the post of Vice Chair within TEC and is the Project Leader for the Train the Trainers scheme, which recently trained its 200th tutor. First licensed in 1972 as G8FUR, Paul is a member of Windmill […]

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A sense of scale and proportion

| July 10, 2017
A sense of scale and proportion

The new RSGB Strategy is reaching down to a lower level of detail now. The purpose, values, goals and priorities launched at the AGM in April are being used by all parts of the RSGB, staff and volunteers, to help shape our activities for the next five years. There are just 11 full-time and 3 […]

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Consultation on VHF-UHF UKAC scoring schemes 2017

| June 30, 2017

The consultation on VHF-UHF UK Activity Contest future scoring schemes is now available (25-page/3.1MB PDF). Online voting on this consultation will be available between 29 July and 20 August. RSGB Members who are active VHF/UHF contesters are encouraged to read the consultation document and vote. Briefing note from the UKAC workshop on 3 June 2017

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Consultation of new syllabus 2017

| June 16, 2017

A complete review of the syllabus for all three levels of the amateur radio examinations has been completed. The draft of the new syllabus is now available for consultation together with a survey to capture any comments you may wish to make. Please visit rsgb.org/syllabus_review to access the syllabus draft document and how to make […]

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VHF Contesting Update

| June 7, 2017

A briefing note from the UKAC workshop on 3 June is now available (3-page/94KB PDF). It describes what was discussed and the workshop group’s unanimous proposals for the further development of these successful contests.

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