Archive for July, 2024

You could be the next RSGB Company Secretary

| July 12, 2024

The RSGB is looking to recruit an RSGB Member to be the Society’s Company Secretary. This volunteer position plays a key role in the Society’s governance and provides vital support in running Board meetings and the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Stephen Purser, GW4SHF took on the role temporarily after the previous Company Secretary stepped down. […]

Continue Reading

GB2RS News Script for 14 July 2024

| July 12, 2024

Tap or click the link below to download this week’s news script News script for 14 July 2024 (MS Word document)

Continue Reading

Planning Advisory Committee needs volunteers

| July 12, 2024

The RSGB Planning Advisory Committee needs additional volunteers to join its advisory panel. Volunteers deal with queries from members about problems they face in getting planning permission for masts and aerials. These enquiries can be for support in making an application to the local council, or in submitting an appeal. If you have a relevant […]

Continue Reading

Video summary of Ofcom licence changes

| July 12, 2024

The RSGB has released a video summary of the Ofcom licence changes that came into effect in February this year. This is an extended version of the video shown at the Society’s AGM. It covers the range of changes from power increases and call signs, to additional options for Foundation licensees and new opportunities for […]

Continue Reading

Also in GB2RS this week…

| July 12, 2024

Callum, M0MCX reports that DX Commander is having an open day on Saturday, 17 August 2024. The event will include operating two amateur radio stations. One will be an HF station with a Kenwood TS-990s transceiver. The other station will be an Icom IC-9700 operating on the VHF bands. The stations are located in a […]

Continue Reading

Rallies and Events News – 14 July 2024

| July 12, 2024

Cambridge Repeater Group Rally is taking place today, Sunday 14 July, at Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton, Cambridgeshire, CB22 6RN. The doors open at 9.30am for visitors and at 7.30am for traders. The event features a car boot sale, talk-in, trade stands, clubs and a bring-and-buy area. A free marshalled car park and burger […]

Continue Reading