RSSGB2RS Special Events

Special Events News – 11 November 2018

| November 9, 2018

Many special event stations will be on the air to commemorate Armistice Day, today, the 11th of November. Listen out for GB1FB operated by members of the Museum of Communication Burntisland ARC and assisted by members of Glenrothes & District ARC. Poldhu ARC will be operating GB100MPD. Grey Point Fort ARS will operate GB1WWC and […]

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Special Events News – 4 November 2018

| November 2, 2018

Leading up to next week’s Armistice Day commemorations, many special event stations will be on the air. North Queensferry Heritage Trust, with assistance from GM3MDX, is to operate on 40m and 20m on various days from the 4th of November to the 1st of December from the fisherman’s hut next to the North Queensferry Light […]

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Special Events News – 28 October 2018

| October 26, 2018

The HMS Belfast Radio Group has obtained the special call sign GB100ARM to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that ended fighting in World War I on 11 November 1918. The call sign will be active from 1 to 28 November 2018 from the Bridge Wireless Office onboard HMS Belfast. QSL details are available […]

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Special Events News – 21 October 2018

| October 19, 2018

Look for a large number of special event stations on the air this weekend for Jamboree on the Air (JOTA), an annual event in which half a million Scouts and Guides all over the world make contact with each other by means of amateur radio.

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Special Events News – 14 October 2018

| October 12, 2018

Scarborough ARS will be operating GB2YMR at Pickering War Weekend this Sunday, 14 October, from the North Yorks Moors Railway Station in Pickering. Operations will include some modern and military radios. A warm welcome is extended to all visitors and those they contact on the air.

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Special Events News – 7 October 2018

| October 5, 2018

The RNIB, now known as the Royal National Institute of Blind People, was founded on 16 October 1868. As part of their 150th anniversary, Terry, GM3WUX will run GR150NIB throughout October. Special QSLs will be available. A log search is at g3swh.org.uk/gr150nib.html. Scarborough ARS will be operating GB2YMR at Pickering War Weekend from 12 to […]

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