Committee Chair change, G7LFC

| October 11, 2019

We are sorry to announce that Derek Hughes, G7LFC has stepped down from the role of Chair of the Developing Amateur Radio Group (DARG). We’d like to thank him both for his hard work during the changes to the Training and Education Committee (TEC) and also for leading RSGB teams at national events such as […]

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RSGB Board Change, G0MGX

| October 10, 2019

It is with regret that we announce that Mark Jones, G0MGX has decided to stand down from the Board of the RSGB. Prior to joining the Board Mark spent many years volunteering as the AROS Coordinator and has since been a proactive and valued Board Director. Mark published clear, measurable goals for the RSGB’s Strategy […]

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Deadline for exam applications for the current syllabus

| August 14, 2019

We would like to remind everyone that the cut-off date for applications for the current syllabus is this Friday, 16 August. Once booked, candidates will have three months after the date of their exam to do resits under the current syllabus if necessary. Due to the standard process of giving two weeks’ notice for examinations, […]

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International Amateur Radio Union

| June 1, 2019

RSGB volunteers contribute to the development of international amateur radio within Region 1 of the International Amateur Radio Union. Some volunteers also work directly with the IARU. This vital work goes on largely unseen but is essential in ensuring the amateur radio voice is heard, especially in Regional telecommunication organisations, the International Telecommunications Union and […]

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RSGB insurance renewals

| April 29, 2019

RSGB club insurance, and beacon and repeater insurance have now been renewed for the year to April 2020. Club insurance certificates can be downloaded from the RSGB website; please use your Membership Services login to obtain a copy of your certificate. Beacon and repeater insurance certificates are available for an admin fee of £10 from […]

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OAS Regional Operating Advisers

| April 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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