Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Latest Amateur Radio News from around the world
  1. The chair of the International Amateur Radio Union Region 3 Disaster Communications Committee, Jim Linton, VK3PC, of Forest Hill, Victoria, Australia, died on February 22 of thyroid cancer
  2. The Independent Enterprise reports Payette, Idaho’s amateur radio operators need no longer fear for their hobby’s local future
  3. The following ISWL club callsigns will be used throughout the month of March 2018
  4. Yesterday morning (22 Feb) in Lofoten, Norway, a magnetic observatory picked up unusually pure low-frequency waves rippling around the Arctic Circle
  5. Dan Romanchik KB6NU is publishing chapters from his No Nonsense Technician Class License Study Guide on his blog
  6. Ofcom has today published a package of measures to further increase investment in ‘full-fibre’ broadband networks
  7. The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands
  8. For me this week Ten Metres has been fairly dead. The only stations I could hear were Europeans I’d already worked. The CW contest at the weekend did liven things up a bit, for those who enjoy CW. Z60A (Kosovo) is still popular. Best of the rest: HP1ELV (Panama), ZV8WTT (probably Brazil) and PJ2T (Curaçao)
  9. Eight members of the north Norfolk-based Amateur Radio group Bittern DXers have been teaching girl guides how to contact colleagues around the world as part of Thinking Day on The Air
  10. ARRL members in Louisiana have elected John Mark Robertson, K5JMR, as Section Manager for the next 2-year term of office that starts on April 1