Author: Dave Harris

Martyn G3UKV’s 500th GB2CW transmission

The RSGB ran this news item (http://rsgb.org/main/blog/news/gb2rs/headlines/2017/10/20/500th-gb2cw-transmission-for-g3ukv/ ) “Martyn, G3UKV will be making his 500th GB2CW transmission this coming Thursday, 26 October 2017. He made his first transmission under GB2CW in February 2007, and comes on 80m on a frequency…

September 20th Meeting at TDARS

Next TDARS meeting is on September 20th with a Richard Wilkinson talk.  “a webserver in a matchbox” and “remote beacon” by Erib M0KZB

Saturday 2nd September – BEFORE the Hamfest G-QRP convention with Social and Buildathon

Saturday 2nd September – BEFORE the Hamfest G-QRP convention with Social and Buildathon Saturday evening at The Holiday Inn, Telford. https://www.holidayinn.com/hotels/gb/en/telford/teluk/hotel The Social and Buildathon runs from 7:00-10:30pm in their Conference suite. All necessary tools and components will be provided…

2017 Telford Hamfest speakers schedule

Sunday Sept 3 is also a chance to hear from 3 speakers at the Hamfest event: at 11:15 am  Dave Pick G3YXM. “21 years of LF: a potted history of UK Low Frequency operation.” at 12:15 pm Dom Baines M1KTA…

Latest Trader news: SOTABEAMS

 We are proud to have SOTABEAMS coming to the Hamfest – Make your orders online at www.sotabeams.co.uk and collect at the Hamfest!  We would like to thank Sotabeams for the great donation of a WSPRlite to be drawn at the…

Photo archive Telford Rally 1978: a couple of photos

Seeing as the Hamfest is not far off – here are a couple of memories from the first one in 1978 at Telford Shopping Centre Malls. Ken Walker G8DIR, Chairman of Rally Group, inviting Tom Douglas G3BA (SK) to make…