RSGB Convention 10-12 October

| August 8, 2014

The RSGB Convention takes place between 10 and 12 October and will be held at the Kent’s Hill Conference Centre in Milton Keynes. The RSGB has extended the Early Bird discount until 1 September so there’s still time to get a bargain. Go to to book your place. The programme is available here One […]

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Important update: 5 MHz Band

| April 8, 2014

Users of the 5 MHz frequencies will know that this portion of spectrum is allocated (by NoV only) for amateur use on a secondary basis, available on the basis of non-interference to other services inside the UK.  Ofcom have indicated that, during the coming days, there may be temporary increased usage of the band by the […]

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Centenary Award and Centenary Challenge Winners

| February 12, 2014

The Centenary Award and Centenary Challenge were created to stimulate operating throughout the Centenary year and introduce amateurs to some of the RSGB operating awards. Particular congratulations go to the winners of the special Commemorative Plaques that will awarded, at the AGM, to those who achieved the highest overall scores in the Centenary Award submitted […]

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Rallies & Events News – 9 February 2014

| February 7, 2014

Today sees the Harwell Radio and Electronics Rally at Didcot Leisure Centre, Mereland Road, Didcot. Talk in is on S22 and there is free car parking. The opening time is 10am and admittance is £3, with under 12s free. There will be trade stands, a flea market, special interest groups, a licensed bar, catering and […]

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Rallies and Events News – 2 February 2014

| January 31, 2014

The 29th Canvey Radio and Electronics Rally takes place today at The Paddocks, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex SS8 0JA, at the southern end of the A130. Opening at 10.30, there’s free car parking, the usual range of trade stands, catering and disabled facilities. Details from Vic Rogers, G6BHE, on 01702 308 562, or online […]

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RSGB Data Protection Quiz

| January 6, 2014

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