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Exciting Buildathon opportunity

| September 7, 2018

A Buildathon is taking place at the National Hamfest in Newark on 28 and 29 September 2018. A place costs only £5, which is refunded as an RSGB book voucher if you complete the project on the day. As a bonus, the Hamfest organisers are offering free entry to those who book for the Buildathon, […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| September 7, 2018

A small team is representing the UK in South Korea for the ARDF World Championships. We’re pleased to report that John Marriott, M0OJM came third in the M70 Foxoring event. The RSGB National Radio Centre is an amazing resource for amateur radio. Last year it showed our hobby to 26,000 people. We have been raising […]

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Annual reunion of codebreakers

| August 31, 2018

This Sunday, 2 September 2018, it’s the annual reunion of codebreakers at Bletchley Park, including those who were voluntary interceptors. This event is organised by Bletchley Park.

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Respond now to Ofcom consultation

| August 31, 2018

Preparations for the next World Radio Conference, WRC-19, are increasing. An important Ofcom consultation is nearing its conclusion, which includes key items on the future of 50MHz, wireless power and microwave bands. UK amateurs are encouraged to respond to Ofcom, highlighting the importance of current and potential innovations. The submission deadline is Thursday, 13 September […]

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New Exam Standards appointment

| August 31, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Mike Bruce, M0ITI, has been appointed to the RSGB Examinations Standards Committee (ESC) with the role of Examinations Systems Review Manager. The responsibilities of this new role within ESC will be to manage the syllabus review and future updates, manage the question bank and interaction with the exam system […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| August 31, 2018

The Yasme Foundation has announced the election of Marty Woll, N6VI as the newest Foundation Director. The Board of Directors now includes President, N0AX, Vice President, K4ZW, Treasurer, W6OAT, PB2T, OH2BH, K3ZO, W6RGG and N6VI. The Yasme Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation organised to support scientific and educational projects related to amateur radio, including DXing […]

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