Special Events

| October 7, 2012

Bishop Auckland Radio Amateurs Club will be active with the Scouts at Moor House, Durham from Friday 12 October to Sunday 14 October on 2m and HF using GB2CMH. The following weekend, 20 and 21 October, the club will host the Scouts JOTA weekend from the clubhouse with the callsign GB1FDS.

Members of the Guernsey Amateur Radio Society and Guernsey RAYNET group will be setting up a station and participating in the 2012 Jamboree On The Air on the weekend of 20 and 21 October. It has been many years since the Guernsey Scouts took part in this event and interest in this special event is high. The station will be using the callsign GB2JTA and will operate throughout the weekend on HF and VHF bands as conditions permit.

GB50WVR will be on the air from the Worth Valley Railway, West Yorkshire, over the weekend 12 to 14 October during the 50th anniversary autumn steam gala. Eight steam locomotives will be running over the weekend including two visiting ones. Direct QSLs to Pam, 2E1HQY, QTHR or via the RSGB bureau. More information is on qrz.com

Category: GB2RS Special Events