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John Donald Wightman, ZL1AH, July 2017

| July 24, 2017

I am sad to pass on news from New Zealand that RSGB member John Wightman, ZL1AH has died. He was a very long time member of the RSGB, over 80 years I think. He was aged 97. In 1969 I was a pupil in his class and he made a special effort for us during the […]

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Alan Pampling, G3RSP, 10th July 2017

| July 24, 2017

It is with great sadness and regret that I must inform you that my uncle, Alan Pampling, G3RSP sadly passed away on the 10th of July after a brief battle with cancer. Alan was a Radio Officer in the Merchant Navy most of his working life and a keen ham when not at sea. He […]

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Mick Moffat, M0MMI, 26th May 2017

| June 29, 2017
Mick Moffat, M0MMI, 26th May 2017

All members of Verulam ARC were saddened to learn that one of its members, Mick Moffat, M0MMI, died on the 26th May at the age of 73 after a battle with cancer. Mick was one of the club’s most respected members, a lovely person always happy to help others. He contributed greatly to many of […]

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William (Bill) Ardley, G0BOF, 13th April 2017

| May 12, 2017
William (Bill) Ardley, G0BOF, 13th April 2017

It is with great sadness that I announce the death of William (Bill) Ardley, G0BOF, aged 71, following a battle with COPD. Bill was an active member within the Secret Nuclear Bunker CG, and over the years has trained many local members. Bill was a kind and generous man who will be dearly missed. Tribute […]

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David Speechley, G4UVJ, 4th April 2017

| April 25, 2017

It is with real sadness and regret that the South Essex Amateur Radio Society (SEARS) announces the death of Life President Dave Speechley, G4UVJ.  Dave was widely known and highly regarded in the radio amateur community far beyond our own club.  He passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of Tuesday April […]

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Eric Meth VE3EI / G4ILB, 4th April 2017

| April 25, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing, at the age of 71, of Eric Meth, VE3EI / G4ILB, on Tuesday, 4 April 2017 at his home in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Beloved husband of Connie, Eric was a loving father, step-father, grandfather, great-grandfather, mentor, teacher, and friend and was an active member in […]

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