RSSRSGB Notices

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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New Regional Managers

| May 31, 2016

The RSGB Board have agreed to co-opt Regional Managers for Region 2 and Region 12. Both posts will become due for election at the next AGM. Denny Morrison GM1BAN has been appointed for Region 2. Keith Haynes G3WRO has been appointed for Region 12.

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Chair of the Planning Advisory Committee

| May 31, 2016

The RSGB Board is pleased to confirm the appointment of John Mattocks G4TEQ as Chair of the Planning Advisory Committee. John was previously the PAC Vice Chairman and is a retired Planning Inspector. The Society would like to record its appreciation to Stephen Purser G4SHF for his many years of service as PAC Chairman.

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Beacon and repeater insurance

| May 27, 2016

This is to remind beacon and repeater keepers that you can renew your repeater or beacon insurance online for £10 per call sign.

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RadCom June 2016, Vol. 92, No. 6

| May 23, 2016
RadCom June 2016, Vol. 92, No. 6

I am delighted to be your President and look forward to the next two years. So let’s get positive—amateur radio is facing challenges, we need to meet those and also plan for the future. News and Reports Annual RSGB trophy presentations 74 Around Your Region – Club events calendar 83 Around Your Region – Events […]

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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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