Complete an RSGB award in 2020!

Why not complete an RSGB award in 2020? Awards are open to everyone, whatever your age, licence level and personal interests. Take a look at the range of HF and VHF/UHF awards. Did you know that clubs can apply for awards too? Your club may apply under its club call sign for any award for […]

RSGB Convention video release

We’ve released another selection of lectures from the 2019 RSGB Convention for members to enjoy: Mike Richards, G4WNC explores amateur radio and the Raspberry Pi; Nick Totterdell, G4FAL reviews last summer’s highly-successful RSGB Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon; Ian White, GM3SEK revisits his popular 2015 Convention lecture ‘Clean up your shack’; Richard Banester, G4CDN looks […]

RSGB posters and logos

Did you know we provide a range of informative posters and leaflets about amateur radio to support promotion of the hobby? This includes leaflets aimed specifically at those with no knowledge of amateur radio as well as material for young people. Members and affiliated clubs may also use the RSGB logo for non-commercial purposes. Please […]

HF Contest Committee vacancy

With the new FT4 contest series starting in February, the HF Contest Committee (HFCC) would like to increase its expertise in the WSJT mode. If you are a keen FT8er and are going to take part in the RSGB FT4 Monday series, why not consider joining the committee? Ideally, committee members should be regular participants […]

November 2019 VLT meeting

16 November 2019 – VLT meeting key messages: The VLT teams worked together at the last two meetings to define their scope, priorities and to propose their initial launch projects: Operating team – proposing to run radio marathons to support 75th anniversary of VE and VJ days, and creating ‘How to’ videos Learning team – […]

News from YOTA 2019 Netherlands

Joe, MW6MQW On the first day we were introduced to the geostationary satellite QO-100 on Es’hail-2. We found out the basics of working at high frequencies. Due to the deviation of crystal oscillators being a certain percentage of their operating frequency, they alone are not enough to ensure a stable SSB signal at very high […]

News from YOTA 2019 Netherlands

Zach, 2E0IPZ The winter YOTA camp was one of the best experiences of my life so far, it was amazing to meet so many other members of the amateur radio community from different backgrounds and countries. While attending the camp, I gained new knowledge about many different aspects of the hobby I did not previously […]

News from YOTA 2019 Netherlands

Lucy, M0LEJ One of the activities we did was an off-air contest. It was essentially like an ordinary contest, except we were talking face-to-face. There were three tables representing the 20m, 40m and 80m bands, and some people called CQ from there. The rest had to walk around the room and try to make as […]

Radio room at NRC closed on Friday 29 Nov

Due to essential maintenance work, the radio room at the RSGB National Radio Centre at Bletchley Park will be closed for a few hours on Friday 29 November. The NRC itself will remain open to visitors, but with the radio room temporarily closed, visiting radio amateurs will not be able to operate the station GB3RS. […]