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RSGB online Convention available to re-watch

| October 15, 2021

The RSGB is delighted that its 2021 Online Convention was watched by people across the world, many of whom have since thanked the Society for the excellent content and professional production. The streams have received hundreds more views since Saturday and people are enjoying the 15 presentations. If you weren’t able to watch the event […]

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AMSAT Colloquium

| October 15, 2021

AMSAT-UK will be holding their annual International Space Colloquium on Sunday, 24 October 2021. The online Zoom webinar will run from 10.45am to approximately 4pm. With speakers from the UK, Europe and North America, each 30 minute presentation will include a five minute Q and A session. Full programme and registration details are available on […]

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Exercise Blue Ham underway

| October 15, 2021

The second day of the RAF Air Cadets Blue Ham Radio Communications Exercise is on Sunday, 17 October 2021. They are contacting radio amateurs on the shared section of the 5MHz bands. A Blue Ham participation certificate is available to those who contact 15 or more special Cadet call signs during the exercise. For more […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| October 15, 2021

The next Amplitude Modulation Amateur Radio Society club net will be held this Sunday, 17 October 2021, at the new time of 1700UTC on 3.625MHz. The control station will be Robert, GW6GBY using the club call sign GC5AMS; and Andy, G4FCI will also be assisting by listening for any weaker stations depending on conditions. If […]

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Rallies and Events News – 17 October 2021

| October 15, 2021

Before travelling to any rally or event, please check the event’s website as there may still be alterations or cancellations due to the pandemic. Today, the 17th of October, the Hornsea Amateur Radio Rally is at the Driffield Show Ground, YO25 3AE. Doors open at 10am and parking is free. Admission is £2. There will […]

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DX News – 17 October 2021

| October 15, 2021

John, W2GD will be active as P40W from Aruba, SA-036, between the 18th and 25th of October. QSL via Logbook of The World, or direct only to N2MM. A team will be active as 3DA0WW from Eswatini, or Swaziland, until the 26th of October. They will operate CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8 using Fox & […]

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