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Scotland Special Event

Mon, 01/03/2021 - 09:30
Look for special event station GB2CR to be active from Invergordon, Scotland, between March 4-18th. The special callsign's suffix stands for 'Collins Radio'
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South Eastern Amateur Radio Group

Mon, 01/03/2021 - 09:30
The 2021 AGM of the South Eastern Amateur Radio Group took place on Monday the 22nd of February and, due to the current Covid pandemic, this year’s AGM had to take place on the Zoom platform. Club Chairman Mark EI4FNB welcomed the members online and thanked them for attending
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DXCC Country/Entity report

Mon, 01/03/2021 - 09:30
According to the AR-Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 21st/February, through Sunday, 28th/February there were 214 countries active
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IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 01/03/2021 - 09:30
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW
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QSO Today - John Ackermann, N8UR

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
John Ackermann, N8UR, was my guest almost 200 episodes ago and is a speaker in the upcoming QSO Today Virtual ham Expo
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Radio Emma Toc World Service - schedule

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
A look at the value of radio, Scandinavian Weekend Radio, Radio Sweden's 'The Saturday Show', lots of hellos to listeners, - followed by a 30 minute trial vintage music programme 'The Wireless Years'
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MoU between Radio Society of Kenya and South African Radio League

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
The Radio Society of Kenya (RSK) approached the (SARL) around six months ago and following successful discussions a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during February 2021 with full approval from the Regulator – the Communication Authority of Kenya (CAK)
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French stores selling and / or repairing Amateur Radio equipment

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
Ludovic Vuillermet F5PBG has posted a handy list of stores known to sell and / or repair amateur radio equipment in France
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Guinea and Sierra Leone

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
Jean-Phillipe, F1TMY, currently active as J28PJ from Djibouti, has announced via Twitter (https://twitter.com/J28Pj) that he will be active from Guinea (3X) and Sierra Leone (9L) sometime in September 2021
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SARL Contests

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 09:45
News of two upcoming contests in South Africa
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
Amateur radio lives and dies with the ionosphere. It's drilled into you when you get your license, it's talked about endlessly, the sun impacts on it, life is bad when the solar cycle is low and great when it's not
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ACMA licence consultation: WIA Poll

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
In last weeks broadcast, I spoke about the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) having recently issued a consultation document which details 3 licensing options concerning the future of Amateur Radio in Australia. The ACMAs preferred option is to transition to a Class Licence instead of the current apparatus licence this option effectively deregulates the radio amateur service
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TV show looks at disappearance of radio ham

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
On Monday, March 1, at 9pm AEDT (1000 GMT) the Channel 9 TV show Under Investigation covers the unexplained disappearance of both radio amateur Russell Hill VK3VZP and a friend missing since March 20, 2020
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How to Grow Ham Radio - video part 1

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
Tom (WA9TDD) interviews communication expert Quin (K8QS) about how we can grow Amateur Radio
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MacLoggerDX Version 6.32 released

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 6.32 of MacLoggerDX has been released
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Free online Amateur Radio training course starts soon

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
The next free amateur radio Foundation Online training course run by volunteers from Essex Ham starts on March 7 - Register Now
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VK6WIA NewsWest

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
NewsWest for Sunday 28th February is the Club Focus edition, and we have several items from Clubs for you today
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ARISS contact is scheduled with students at Newcastle High School, Newcastle, Wyoming, USA

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
This will be a Multipoint Telebridge Contact via Amateur Radio between the ISS and students from Newcastle High School. Students will take turns asking their questions of ISS astronaut Mike Hopkins, amateur radio call sign KF5LJG, during the ARISS radio contact. The downlink frequency for this contact is 145.800 MHz. Since the first ARISS contact on December 21, 2000, this will be the first ARISS-sponsored contact to a Wyoming school
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VERON PACCdigi contest

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
We would like to invite you to take part in the first Dutch PACCdigi contest
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sat, 27/02/2021 - 08:15
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels. There is one sunspot region visible and minor C-class solar flaring is possible
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