RSSRSGB Notices

RSGB Convention – video chat with Convention Chair David Bondy, G4NRT

| October 8, 2020

This year’s RSGB Convention on Saturday 10 October has moved online due to the Covid-19 social distancing restrictions. We’ve just released a short video on our YouTube channel in which the Convention Chair David Bondy, G4NRT chats to Tonight@8 host David Palmer, G7URP about how this new-style event will run and how you can take […]

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RSGB releases Foundation practicals videos

| October 2, 2020

The RSGB has just launched a series of videos to help the thousands of people who have taken their Foundation exam via remote invigilation whilst being unable to take the practical assessments. The full 30 minute video highlights six practical skills and each segment stands alone rather than being part of a single ‘story’ through […]

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RSGB to introduce remote invigilation for the Full exams

| September 23, 2020

Following on from the success of the remote invigilation exams for the Foundation and Intermediate licence, the RSGB is now expanding that to include Full licence exams. From Thursday 24 September the automated booking system will accept exam bookings for all three licence levels. Please note that the earliest date available for exam bookings at […]

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RSGB August Board meeting proceedings

| September 22, 2020

The proceedings from the RSGB August Board meeting are on the website. Key points were: An IARU Region 1 update from Don Beattie G3BJ, President IARU Region 1 The continued dramatic rise in numbers of both exam entrants and joining members which underpins the RSGB’s ability to represent the interests of radio amateurs in the […]

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RSGB General Manager in RAC Conference keynote presentation

| September 21, 2020

On Sunday 20 September the Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) held its 2020 Conference and AGM online. RSGB General Manager, Steve Thomas, was invited to participate in the keynote presentation with IARU President Tim Ellam, VE6SH; ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR; and RAC President Glenn MacDonell, VE3XRA as moderator. The focus was “Amateur Radio during […]

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Examinations Standards Committee publishes 2020 report

| September 21, 2020

The RSGB’s Examinations Standards Committee (ESC) has published its 2020 report which looks back on activities during 2019 – you can read it and previous reports on our website.

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