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PSC member in BBC solar eclipse article

| April 12, 2024

On Monday 8 April 2024, a total solar eclipse gripped North America as radio amateurs worldwide looked on to see its effect on the ionosphere. This included RSGB Propagation Studies Committee (PSC) associate member Gwyn Griffiths, G3ZIL, who was interviewed by BBC news on the topic. The article, which was shared across the world, looked […]

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Ofcom releases licence change video

| April 12, 2024

Ofcom has released a video about changes to the UK amateur radio framework, covering licensing and callsign changes. It also gives some insight into the forthcoming Phase 2 and Phase 3 of the changes for callsigns and special event stations.

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World Amateur Radio Day coming up

| April 12, 2024

World Amateur Radio Day is celebrated each year on the 18 April. The theme for 2024 is A Century of Connections: Celebrating 100 Years of Amateur Radio Innovation, Community and Advocacy. The global event covers all of the IARU regions and runs from 0000UTC on Thursday, 18 April 2024 to 0000UTC on Friday, 19 April […]

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GB2RS News Script for 14 April 2024

| April 12, 2024

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

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| April 12, 2024

During May 2024, the RSGB’s Photo Friday feature on social media will highlight radio amateurs who are taking advantage of the new licence conditions. You could be an individual who is discovering different things to enjoy with the new power levels, or who is encouraging friends and family to get on the air under your […]

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Rallies and Events News – 14 April 2024

| April 12, 2024

Yeovil Amateur Radio Club’s 38th QRP Convention will be held on Saturday the 20 April at Digby Hall, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3AA. The doors will be open from 9.30am to 1.30pm and admission will be £3. The event will feature talks, traders, a bring-and-buy area, club stalls and a café. For more information, visit the […]

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