Southgate Amateur Radio Club News


Here are the latest Amateur Radio news, events, and commentary compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

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

Accessed on 11 July 2022, 2240 UTC.

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News for Monday 11 July

Switzerland: Ofcom formalize home construction exemption
The USKA say the essence of amateur radio is that you can also operate transmitters you have built yourself

QSO Today – Will Ravenel, AI4VE
Will Ravenel, AI4VE, like many of us, returned to amateur radio after raising a family

Sable Island CY0S DXpedition new dates
Here is the latest update on the March 20-29th, 2023 Sable Island CY0S DXpedition

EMF – Resources for Tutors and Clubs
Essex Ham have made available training material related to the Syllabus v1.5 changes which take effect soon

DXCC Country/Entity Report
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 3rd-July, through Sunday, 10th-July there were 217 countries active

New Outgoing-QSL Manager
The Irish Radio Transmitter Society’s longstanding QSL manager for outgoing cards has retired and passes on the torch

RTE R1 252 kHz LW off air for engineering work
RTE transmitter network provider 2rn say 252 kHz will be off air next Wednesday 13 July 0830-1430 UTC

IOTA News from OPDX
Weekly IOTA News – compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW

Southgate Vibes Podcast #175
Steve Richards G4HPE is here with the latest edition of Southgate Vibes.
There’s two new episodes every week – on Tuesdays and Fridays – Click the ‘Play’ button to listen to the latest episode
Or.. ask your smart-speaker to ‘Play The Latest Southgate Vibes Podcast’

Hawaii Island Amateur Radio News:

The Hawaii Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) urges licensed Hawaii Amateur Radio operators to participate in the Saturday, 16 July 2022 (0900-1200 HST) Makani ‘Ino Hurricane Emergency Drill.  For details, please go here:

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section


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