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  1. We’ve received the very sad news that Tom O’Reilly, G0NSY, passed away on the morning of Saturday 12 June 2021. Tom volunteered for the RSGB as Regional Representative 9, covering London and Thames Valley, from 2016, and as a District Representative before that. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues at this difficult […]
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  3. It is with much regret that the organisers of the National Hamfest have decided to postpone the event planned for 24 and 25 September 2021 until September 2022. A number of factors have made the organisation of the event impossible to predict this year. At this point the organisers cannot reliably commit to successfully and […]
  4. The national amateur radio society for Kyrgyzstan has announced that, on 4 June 2021, the national regulator made a 5MHz allocation available to amateurs. The WRC-15 Amateur Secondary Allocation of 5351.5 – 5366.5kHz is available at a maximum power of 100W. Other secondary allocations made available at the same time were 472 – 479kHz at […]
  5. To celebrate the first one-way amateur radio QSO across the Atlantic that took place on 12 December 1921, ARRL members have joined with a group of UK operators who plan to recreate the event in December this year. To celebrate the centenary of Paul Godley, 2ZE’s success, in collaboration with North Ayrshire Council, special event […]