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Remote invigilation exams – now taking bookings

| May 29, 2020

Following our announcement last week about the introduction of a new booking system for remote invigilation Foundation exams, we are pleased to confirm that bookings have now resumed. Exam bookings can only be made via an online booking form available at rsgb.org/exampay. The next available examination sessions are from 8.00 am on Wednesday, 1 July […]

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Respond now to Ofcom EMF consultation

| May 29, 2020

There’s not much time left to respond to the Ofcom EMF consultation, which is required by 12 June 2020. The RSGB recommends you acknowledge the need for ICNIRP guidelines but to state that the proposals from Ofcom are not proportionate for amateur licensees. More details on the consultation and the guide to help you with […]

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GB2RS newsreaders shine in crisis

| May 29, 2020

The RSGB would like to thank all those who read the news, in whatever medium, for their dedication to the radio amateur community. Their service is even more appreciated during these extraordinary times. All on-air GB2RS newsreaders should check the validity date on their NoV and reapply for a renewal at rsgb.org/nov if necessary.

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RadCom June 2020, Vol. 96, No. 6

| May 27, 2020
RadCom June 2020, Vol. 96, No. 6

We may be self-isolating but radio amateurs are not isolated—just get on the air! To read this edition, tap or click cover image News and Reports Annual RSGB trophy winners 16 Around Your Region – Club events calendar 86 Around Your Region – Events roundup 89 Beyond Exams, John Rogers, M0JAV 26 New products 14 […]

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YOTA Online programme launched

| May 22, 2020

As all planned YOTA 2020 events have been cancelled until September, a new programme called YOTA Online has been developed. This will be a monthly livestream gathering, free to all participants and available afterwards as a recorded version. In each meeting, the YOTA team will present different topics and answer questions from the YOTA community. […]

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SARL celebrates 95 years

| May 22, 2020

Last Wednesday, 20 May 2020, the South African Radio League celebrated its 95th anniversary. It was formed on Wednesday, 20 May 1925, just a month after the world’s radio amateurs met in Paris to form the world body, the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU). In 1947 the word “relay” was dropped from the name. Their […]

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