Special Events News – 4 August 2013

| August 2, 2013

South Tyne Side Amateur Radio Society will be operating GB1SLB from RNLI Station from the Block Yard Sunderland today for a fundraising day in aid of Sunderland RNLI. Starting at 1am, the station will be active on all HF bands only.

For the rest of the year, British Railways ARS will be marking the 45th anniversary of the end of steam on the British railways network in August 1968. This will be taking place from the home of Mark, G1PIE near Preston, which was the very last bastion of steam in August 1968, they will be using the callsign GX4LMR. QSL route is via the RSGB bureau or direct to the BRARS QSL manager Pam Procter, 2E1HQY QTHR.

Category: GB2RS Special Events