Southgate Amateur Radio Club News


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

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

Accessed on 13 September 2021, 1216 UTC.

Content supplied by the Southgate Amateur Radio Club.


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How many radio amateurs are there worldwide ?


In his YouTube talk of September 7 the RSGB General Manager quoted 3 million as the number of radio amateurs worldwide but where did this number come from ?

Register now for free Foundation Online amateur radio training course


The next free amateur radio Foundation Online training course run by volunteers from Essex Ham starts on September 19 – Register Now

A message to the examination candidates


On behalf of the IRTS Committee and myself I would like to wish all the candidates every success in their HAREC examination which took place on Saturday 11th of September

MDXC presentation


The Madison DX Club (MDXC) will have a ZOOM presentation on September 14th. The program will be ‘6m Earth-Moon-Earth System Construction’ presented by David Schmocker, KJ9I

Hot air and amateur radio


Members of the Helvetia Telegraphy Club (HTC) will activate the callsign HB9HC/AM in the air from a hot air balloon

Braveheart on the move


We were happy to receive some news from our old friend Nigel Jolly. He has sold the Braveheart to a new owner who will make her available for amateur radio DXpeditions

Revised copy of the Digital Operating Manual


Steve EI5DD has revised the content of the Digital Radio Operating Manual to include Northern Ireland Digital Repeater Systems and Digital Gateways

Bouvet Island DXpedition news


The German DX Foundation confirms donation of 10,000 Euros (about 11,815 USDs) to 3Y0J!

DXCC Country/Entity Report


According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 5th September, through Sunday, 12th September there were 215 countries active

IOTA News from OPDX


Weekly IOTA News – compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW

Hawaii Island Amateur Radio News:

The 8th Annual Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness VHF/UHF Simplex Event is set for Sunday, 19 September 2021, 1300-1700 HST.  For more information, please go here:

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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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