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Two RSGB Contest Committee surveys

| November 5, 2021

The RSGB HF Contest Committee is going to use the info from this short survey to inform its planning. The committee is considering some changes to an existing contest and may introduce a new contest. Do take a few minutes to share your thoughts. Also, the RSGB VHF Contest Committee is finalising the VHF Contest […]

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RSGB Honorary Treasurer vacancy

| November 5, 2021

Following the recent co-option of Richard Horton, G4AOJ to the RSGB Board, the Society is seeking a new candidate for this role. The Honorary Treasurer, in conjunction with the Board, General Manager and Financial Controller, is accountable for the financial well-being of the Society.  The Treasurer advises the Board upon all financial matters and works […]

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Richard Horton, G4AOJ co-opted as Board Director

| November 5, 2021

The RSGB Board is pleased to announce that Richard Horton, G4AOJ has been co-opted as a Board Director until the 2022 AGM. Many members will know Richard as he has served as the RSGB Honorary Treasurer since 2011. After obtaining a degree in Physics at Merton College, Oxford in 1973, Richard trained as a professional […]

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New mock exam papers available

| November 4, 2021

At a recent meeting of the Examination Standards Committee it was agreed that the current mock exam papers on the RSGB website should be replaced by a fresh set, with one mock exam paper per licence level. Unlike the previous mock papers which were based on example questions, these new papers are generated from the […]

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146/147MHz NoV extension

| November 3, 2021

Ofcom has agreed to the RSGB request to extend the 146/147MHz NoV for a further year. However, it is made available on a non-interference basis and applicants should note that as the band is increasingly used by other users, the NoV is subject to a 30-day notice period of change or withdrawal. Full licence holders […]

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Simon, GM0SCA

| November 2, 2021
Simon, GM0SCA

Early in 2021 Simon achieved a couple of the 50MHz awards for squares and countries. He is close to achieving IARU Region 1 Class 1, in addition to chasing other major awards including 5-Band DXCC. Simon was first licensed in 1985 as G1NWN followed quickly by passing the Morse test and gaining his current call […]

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