The International Museums Weekend awards scheme is being re-introduced for the 2014 event, although applications will also be accepted for 2013. Separately, the group is seeking a volunteer to act as a Publicity Officer. Details are on the IMW website, www.ukradioamateur.co.uk/imw.
The Morse Enthusiasts Group (Scotland) net will be off the air during July and August. It will resume on Monday 2 September on 3.555MHz at 7pm local time.
Sheffield Amateur Radio Club has its own streaming TV channel thanks to the British Amateur Television Club. The channel will be used to stream live TV from special events attended by the club’s communication trailer GX3RCM, formerly GB4FUN. The channel should be live today from the Owls in the Park Sheffield Show at Hillsborough Park, Sheffield. The stream can be viewed at www.batc.tv/streams/GX3RCM and more details are at http://sheffieldarc.org.uk.
G100RSGB, the special event callsign celebrating the RSGB Centenary will be operated today by Shefford and DARS from Clophill using the 80m, 40m, 20m, 15m & 10m bands. On Monday it moves to Peterborough and on Tuesday the Radio Society of Harrow will be on the air on HF, 2m and 70cm. Newbury and District ARS will be operating it on Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday, Centenary Day, G100RSGB will be on the air from the National Radio Centre at Bletchley Park, on HF SSB and CW. Harwell ARS take over for next weekend, using all modes on all bands from Didcot. Details of how to get your QSL card are on the RSGB website.
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