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Sunday Times publishes RSGB response

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
On April 8, the Sunday Times newspaper published a misleading item about amateur radio in their Home Help section

Get Icom Radio News delivered to your inbox

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
Icom UK put emphasis on publishing useful and informative Icom news as quickly as possible via its various websites and social media channels. Did you know that the company have a quarterly email newsletter that features details about the latest Icom products, competitions, special offers and company news?

Marconi day at Oxford museum

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
The Oxford Mail reports children and parents turned out and tuned in to help transform one of Oxford’s museums into an amateur radio station

Japanese Special Event

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
Look for special event station, 8J1ITU, to be on the air from Japan between 1500z, on April 30th, and 1459z, on May 31st

SWODXA DX Forum at Hamvention

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
Details of the SWODXA DX Forum for the 2018 Day-Zenia Hamvention have been posted

Canadian radio hams celebrate Marconi day

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
CBC report on the Prince Edward Island amateur radio operators who celebrated International Marconi Day on Saturday, April 21

'Girls Can Do ICT!'

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:29
'Girls Can Do ICT!' is the theme of International Girls in Information and Telecommunication Technologies (ICT) Day on 26 April

Caister Marconi radio station contacts more than 100 amateurs in 26 countries

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
Radio hams at Caister Lifeboat in Norfolk managed to contact 116 other radio amateurs in 23 different countries on Saturday 22 nd April 2018 when they took part in the annual International Marconi Day (IMD) event to mark the inventor's birthday

Warwick students' ham radio space link-up

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
The ARISS Operations UK Team have released a video of the amateur radio contact between students at King's High School in Warwick and astronaut Ricky Arnold KE5DAU on the ISS

G3PSM receives the G2BVN Memorial Trophy

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
The 2017 Region 1 Conference agreed the award of the Roy Stevens, G2BVN, memorial trophy to Colin Thomas, G3PSM

ARISS contact planned for three schools in Poland

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Scott Tingle KG5NZA with three schools in Poland The contact should be audible in parts of Europe on the 145.800 MHz FM downlink

3B7A Saint Brandon - Thank you everyone

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
I’m writing these words now the entire team is safe back in Mauritius. Of course our very first priority has been to give news to our family after 2 weeks without any exchange

Salado students use ham radio to call astronaut

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
“NA1SS, this is K5LBJ, over. NA1SS, this is K5LBJ, over,” 12-year-old Morgan Morreale said, and on the fourth “ring,” astronaut Scott Tingle KG5NZA picked up

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 15th April, through Sunday, 22nd April there were 225 countries active

IOTA News from OPDX

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 23/04/2018 - 08:49
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

Royal Wedding - Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:22
The first use of the 'GR9' prefix in the United Kingdom. GR9RW 19th – 23rd May 2018

SDR Workshop at NARC on 5 May

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:22
The SDR Workshop at the National Amateur Radio Centre on 5 May will address antenna issues for the SARL RF Noise Monitoring Project

VK6WIA NewsWest

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:22
In this Contesting edition of the news we look at upcoming contests and recent past experiences. There's a reminder for HARGfest, notifications from Ham College, the WA VHF Group, and the Broadcaster get together with the NewsWest Team, plus more

Understanding DX Clusters

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:22
The Ham Radio Deluxe Team have posted a very interesting article on the workings of DX Clusters

ZS4 Sprint this afternoon

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:22
The ZS4 Sprint is a fun activity to promote contacts between radio amateurs in the Free State and radio amateurs in Southern African countries and takes to the air from 14:00 to 16:00 UTC on Sunday 22 April 2018

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