Ofcom EMF consultation deadline

| May 22, 2020

We want to remind you that the deadline for response to the Ofcom EMF consultation (now 12 June) is approaching. Ofcom has published its FAQs which may help explain what this means. The updated ICNIRP 2020 guidelines are also now published and supersede the 1998 guidelines. Our special EMF web page has links to the […]

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New booking system for remote invigilation exams

| May 20, 2020

In response to the demand for remote invigilation exams, the RSGB is launching a new, automated booking system. It will make each part of the process smoother for applicants and HQ staff. As all 600 exam slots in June have now been filled, the new booking system will go live on 1 June in readiness […]

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‘Get on the air to care’ campaign featured on the BBC

| May 13, 2020

We’re delighted that amateur radio and our ‘Get on the air to care’ campaign with the NHS is featured prominently in the BBC news today. The RSGB worked with the journalist to provide facts and contacts; thank you to Vanessa Pearce and everyone who spoke to her. #GOTA2C

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RSGB Board Director Stewart Bryant, G3YSX supports GOTA2C

| May 8, 2020

Board Director Stewart Bryant, G3YSX leads the RSGB Operating Team. In this video he explains how that team is supporting ‘Get on the air to care’ through the various activities it has launched. Take a look and find out more…

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GB2DAY on the air for 75th anniversary of VE Day

| May 7, 2020

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE day, the RSGB was planning to run GB3RS, GB1SOE and GB2DAY from the RSGB’s National Radio Centre. Due to current lockdown regulations, NRC Coordinator Martyn Baker, G0GMB will instead operate GB2DAY from just outside his house tomorrow as part of his street’s celebrations (with proper social distancing in […]

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Three people co-opted to the RSGB Board

| May 4, 2020

Following the AGM, the Nominations Committee met and John Rogers, M0JAV, John Spurgeon, G4LKD and Philip Willis, M0PHI were co-opted to join the Board of Directors until the 2021 AGM. The Board welcomes these experienced members and looks forward to working with them. The newly-defined areas of responsibility for all Board members will be on […]

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