RSSRSGB Notices

New compostable RadCom wrapper

| February 14, 2019

We are proud to announce that Members, both in the UK and overseas, will now be receiving their copy of RadCom in a compostable wrapper derived from potato starch. As a Society we are committed to reducing reliance on single-use plastic, and by introducing the new wrapper we are preventing over 250,000 plastic wrappers potentially […]

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RSGB Company Secretary vacancy

| February 14, 2019

Stephen Purser, GW4SHF, RSGB Company Secretary has advised the Board that after more than two years in the role he wishes to step down in the spring. Stephen has been instrumental in updating the legal documents relating to the Society and regularly advising the Board where governance changes are necessary. We wish Stephen well in […]

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OAS Regional Operating Adviser vacancies

| January 21, 2019

The Operating Advisory Service (OAS) is the RSGB’s advisory and reporting service. It provides advice on good practice to support radio amateurs affected by problems with use of the amateur bands. We aim to recruit a team of Regional Operating Advisers (ROAs) from around the country, nominally one per region. The ROAs will be the first point […]

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Legacy Committee Member

| November 5, 2018

The RSGB Legacy Committee considers applications for project funding to be made from the Legacy Fund and makes recommendations to the Board. One of the current members is coming towards the end of his term of office and we are therefore looking for a new member to take his place. Role Title: Legacy Committee Member Reporting to: […]

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John Crabbe, G3WFM, SK

| October 18, 2018
John Crabbe, G3WFM, SK

John Crabbe, G3WFM, passed away in the early hours of Thursday, 18 October 2018 at the age of 87, after having been unwell for some time. For many years John volunteered for the RSGB at Potters Bar, working as archivist/historian, RSGB National Amateur Radio Museum curator, and manager of the RSGB shack. A very active […]

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M7 Foundation Licences

| October 15, 2018

Ofcom have advised us that its Licensing Portal is now issuing M7 call signs to new applicants for the Foundation licence.

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