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

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Accessed on 04 November 2021, 1327 UTC.

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Southgate Amateur Radio News

YOTA Month 2021


It’s not too late to register your interest for December YOTA Month 2021. The RSGB has been granted the call sign GB21YOTA, for allocation to youngsters to operate throughout December
US 6th Graders talk to students in England via ham radio


Estes Park Trail Gazette report about students at a US school, who recently got their amateur radio licenses and contacted students at a STEAMettes club in Ramsgate, Kent
146/147MHz NoV extension


Ofcom has agreed to the RSGB request to extend the 146/147MHz NoV for a further year
Tony’s 10m Band Report


What a phenomenal week. The weekend was of course the SSB contest with nearly 15,000 contacts reported on the Sunday and a similar number on the Saturday. Almost impossible to pick out the best but 7P8RU (Lesotho), HD8R (Galapagos Islands) and D4F (Cape Verde) were all fighting for top place
Pearl Harbor Day Memorial special event


With operating authorization from the Navy’s 3rd Fleet Spectrum Manager, the Battleship IOWA Amateur Radio Association (BIARA), Inc. and the IOWA’s Innovation and Engineering Team will activate the ship’s legacy Navy callsign, NEPM, on December 7th, 2021, in memory of Pearl Harbor Day
Canadian special event


Look for special event station VX3INSULIN from Kingston, ON, Canada, to be active between December 1-31st
Ofcom agree to extend 146-147 MHz NoV


The RSGB has announced that Ofcom has agreed to the request to extend the 146-147 MHz NoV for a further year
Shannon Basin Radio Club nets


The popular Shannon Basin Radio Club nets are once again on the air
Indian special event


For the 16th year, look for special event station AU2JCB, to be active between November 19th and December 15th

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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

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