RSSRSGB Notices

G3KMA in CQ DX Hall of Fame

| May 20, 2016

We are delighted that Roger Balister, G3KMA is one of the 2016 inductees in the CQ DX Hall of Fame. As manager of the Islands on the Air (IOTA) program since 1985, Roger has seen IOTA grow from a few hundred early participants to more than 10,000 today, making it one of the most popular […]

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Advanced exam “on demand”

| May 13, 2016

The Examinations Standards Committee have agreed that the Advanced amateur radio examination can be requested “on demand”. This means that Advanced exams can be booked in the same way as the Foundation and Intermediate with the important exception that one calendar month’s notice must be given. On demand bookings will commence on 1st May ie […]

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G0FUW appointed RSGB Chairman

| May 6, 2016

The RSGB is pleased to announce that Steve Hartley, G0FUW, has been appointed as Chairman of the Board for the coming year. Steve has been an active volunteer for over 25 years, predominantly in training, and has served on the Board for two and a half years. He has led the introduction of the Youth […]

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Exams Standards Committee report

| May 6, 2016

The first annual report of the RSGB Examination Standards Committee has been released. It includes details such as committee membership, results statistics and reports from officers. The report can be found on the RSGB website (12-page/88.2KB PDF).

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Repeater insurance update

| April 28, 2016

The RSGB-provided repeater insurance premium for the period from 30 April 2016 to 29 April 2017 will be £10 per repeater. You may renew online at the RSGB shop. A certificate will be sent by email once payment has been received, but please allow a couple of days for applications to be processed.

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RSGB Examination Standards Manager

| April 26, 2016

The RSGB Examination Standards Committee (ESC) wishes to appoint an Examination Standards Manager (ESM) for the Radio Communications Examinations (RCE).  This volunteer role is currently held by Ian Shepherd, G4EVK, who has been appointed to the RSGB Board.  Reporting to the Examinations Standards Committee, the ESM is responsible for developing and documenting the internal and […]

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