Southgate Amateur Radio Club News

Here’s the latest Amateur Radio News from the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Accessed on 25 July 2021, 1223 UTC, Post 2151.

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Southgate Amateur Radio News


SOTA activator all at sea!

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Tom Read M1EYP, a prominent SOTA – Summits on the Air activator from Macclesfield, Cheshire, is suddenly experiencing a significant change to his portable operating habits
IARU Monitoring Co-ordinatior to stand down

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Peter Young VK3MV has been the IARU Monitoring Co-ordinatior for many years. He has given notice to the WIA Board that he wishes to relinquish that position. Peter has offered to assist the incoming coordinator to get established
Swiss radio amateurs study proposed legislation

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Switzerland’s national amateur radio society the USKA is concerned about the impact on radio amateurs of proposed legislative changes
IARU-R1: COVID-19 situation and YOTA activities

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The IARU Region 1 Youth Working Group has issued an update on amateur radio youth activities planned for 2021
Olympic Games – JA1TOKYO is on the air

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On July 16 JARL opened the special commemorative station ‘JA1 TOKYO’ in Nishitokyo City, Tokyo, to commemorate the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games being held from July 23
The SARL HF Contests in August

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The aim of the HF Contests is for participants to contact as many radio amateurs in Southern Africa as possible on the 20, 40 and 80 m bands. The contest takes place over three Sundays in August
Call for Internal Review over Ofcom’s handling of FoI

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Ofcom were asked the date when they changed published policy on re-issuing Amateur Radio call signs but their answer was unsatisfactory and an internal review has been requested
EI0HQ in IARU Contest

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The Irish Radio Transmitters Society report a team of 15 IRTS members operated the society’s headquarters station call sign EI0HQ in the International Amateur Radio Union HF World Championship last weekend
Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

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Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels

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