Archive for April, 2021

The RSGB 2021 AGM

| April 23, 2021

The RSGB is holding its 94th AGM at 12 noon (11:00UTC) on Saturday, 24 April 2021 The formal business of the AGM will include the results of the RSGB elections. You will also hear a review of 2020 from the current RSGB President Dave Wilson, M0OBW. Board Directors will answer questions that were submitted in […]

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GB2RS News Script for 25 April 2021

| April 23, 2021

Tap or click the link below to download this week’s GB2RS news script GB2RS News Script for 25 April 2021 (13-page/217KB Microsoft Word document) Problems downloading the GB2RS news script? Try this alternative link.

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400 lockdown nets for Hambleton

| April 23, 2021

On the 22nd of April, Hambleton ARS passed the 400th consecutive day of a net on 2m FM. It was started during the Covid-19 lockdown to keep members and amateurs in the area in touch and able to summon help or assistance if required. The net starts at 11am on the calling frequency and usually […]

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Martin, G3YJO on Radio Four

| April 23, 2021

This week, Radio 4’s programme, The Life Scientific, featured Professor Sir Martin Sweeting, G3YJO. He is the pioneer of microsatellites. He talked about his progress from UOSAT 1 via Cubesats to the Surrey Satellite Technology sale to Airbus. You can hear the interview online via BBC Sounds.

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Free Contest University online

| April 23, 2021

The Dayton Hamvention may have been cancelled for 2021, but the Contest University will still take place on the 20th of May. It will be held online, free of charge, via Zoom, starting at 1300UTC. Registration is open here

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 23, 2021

There is an IET webinar about amateur radio on the 12th of May starting at 7.30pm. You might be interested to see how the presenter, Phil Gould, presents the hobby to the audience. It is a free lecture, entitled To the other side of the world and beyond: An appreciation of amateur radio. Click here […]

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