We are pleased to announce that SOS Radio Week 2016 has been launched. It will start at 00:00 on Saturday the 23rd January and end at 23:59 on Sunday the 31st January. This years event will follow a new format too. As usual all Amateur Radio stations, individual and clubs, are invited to take part,…Read more
About: Derek Hughes
I will be operating from home during the event, probably in the evenings as I work during the day. Will try 2M FM and some HF PSK-31. Please see my schedule and current operation band/mode on the SOS Radio Week Live Activity Monitor.
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During SOS Radio Week 2014 Amateur Radio operators in Cumbria activated four lifeboat stations. They made a short video of their exploits during the event which was submitted to and broadcast by Ham Nation Videos. This video is now up for voting as one of the top videos of February on Ham Nation. Please support…Read more
GB1RLS 2014 - Ramsgate Lifeboat Station The Hilderstone Radio Club set up an amateur radio special event station at the Ramsgate Lifeboat Station as part of the SOS Radio Week fund raising event in aid of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution using the special callsign, GB1RLS. Read their report and view some of the images…Read more
HamNation is an Internet TV channel that broadcasts a 1 hour Amateur Radio programme, hosted by the celebrity Bob Heil, every week. The latest edition (#133) featured a video submitted by the Cumbrian special event stations highlighting their activities during SOS Radio Week 2014. Thanks Paul for spreading the word about SOS Radio Week around…Read more
Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (GX0MWT) supported SOS Radio Week 2014 The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society took part in SOS Radio Week 2014 by operating their club callsign (GX0MWT) from the Marconi Sailing Club in Steeple. The team worked bands from 160 - 2m as well as through the local Echolink node on the banks of…Read more
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