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New propagation prediction tool released

| May 24, 2019

The RSGB’s Propagation Studies Committee (PSC) has released a new propagation tool for amateurs, based on the ITU’s ITURHFPROP program. The tool is the work of programmer and PSC member James Watson, HZ1JW, and can be found at rsgb.org/proppy. The new tool gives you hour-by-hour monthly median propagation predictions from a location you specify to […]

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Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon

| May 24, 2019

It’s only a few days until the start of the Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon. Some brand new awards have been added, including Worked all Teams and Worked all Cricket Grounds. The Marathon runs from 30 May 2019 to 14 July 2019—full details at rsgb.org/cricket.

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Easy-100 satellite upconverter forum

| May 24, 2019

There has been a great deal of interest in the Easy-100 DIY upconverter for geostationary satellite QO-100, published in the June RadCom. A special interest group has now been created for discussions and support at groups.io/g/easy-100 and all are welcome to join.

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Dementia Awareness Week special event

| May 24, 2019

Dementia Awareness Week is run by Alzheimer Scotland from 3 to 9 June. Peter, MM0NQY will be running GB2DAW during this time to help raise the worldwide amateur community’s awareness of dementia. Operating from the Shetland Islands, Scotland, on various bands and times, Peter hopes that the end result may be a worldwide net where […]

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Volunteer vacancy: Youth Champion

| May 20, 2019

We are looking for a proactive volunteer to become our next Youth Champion. Due to a change in personal circumstances, the previous post holder has stepped down and we are looking for a new individual to lead the RSGB Youth Team and act as the champion for attracting young people to the hobby. The main […]

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Book now for RSGB 2019 Convention

| May 17, 2019

Booking is open for the RSGB 2019 Convention, which is sponsored by Martin Lynch & Sons. Join us between 11 and 13 October 2019 at Kents Hill Park, Milton Keynes. The lecture programme is in the process of being finalised, and will feature streams including HF, VHF, AMSAT-UK and general interest. The Convention will include […]

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