RSSRSGB Notices

RSGB’s NRC volunteers welcome visitors on the air

| March 27, 2020

Whilst the National Radio Centre itself is currently closed, as is the Bletchley Park museum, the NRC volunteer team have taken the opportunity to run some nets to keep in touch with each other. We are acutely aware that whilst in self-isolation, it is more important than ever to stay in communication, so what better […]

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RSGB President and Board Chair’s message to radio amateurs

| March 27, 2020

Dave Wilson, M0OBW, RSGB President, and Ian Shepherd, G4EVK, RSGB Board Chair have a message for radio amateurs: “We hope that you all understand the very serious nature of the current health crisis. As you are now aware, the situation has dramatically worsened and we have all been ordered to stay at home unless travelling […]

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RSGB HFCC and VHFCC update to recent rule changes

| March 24, 2020

As a result of the government’s updated position on people’s movements, the VHFCC and HFCC have taken the decision that, until further notice, we can no longer allow any entries from stations operating from portable or alternative addresses or from multi-operator stations. Single operator entries from shared stations will also not be accepted unless the […]

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New Coronavirus updates and resources page launched

| March 20, 2020

We have launched a new Coronavirus updates web page to serve radio amateurs in two ways. Firstly, it draws together in one place all our major announcements as we respond to this fast-moving situation. Secondly, it provides a place for us to share ideas we receive from clubs and groups as they adapt to new […]

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Message from RSGB General Manager, Steve Thomas, M1ACB

| March 20, 2020

We took the decision to close the RSGB National Radio Centre earlier this week to help protect our staff, volunteers and visitors. You will also have seen announcements about changes to our AGM, exams and contests over recent days. During this difficult time we have also been focused on protecting the welfare of our volunteer […]

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Changes to the AGM arrangements

| March 19, 2020

In response to the government’s latest Covid-19 recommendations the RSGB Board has changed the arrangements for the Society’s AGM on 25 April 2020. The physical meeting in Birmingham will not take place and the information which would have been made available at the AGM will now be made available online. AGM business The Resolutions to […]

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