Sunday, May 25, 2014

CQ Magazine at a great price via "Zinio"

Just purchased CQ Magazine at a bargain price (£7.99) for 12 issues from
They have a vast range of digital magazines with some very good offers.

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Cuba to get 5 Mhz licences.

Cuba will be allowed to use 60m, but will only be allowed to talk to each other; international contacts will not be permitted.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Harry MD0HEB an old friend passed away this morning.

Harry Blackburn MD0HEB a very close friend, passed away in the early hours of this morning, A silent key who will be missed by many in the Amateur Radio World. R.I.P Harry.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Wessex Contest Group Visits the Isle of Man

The Wessex contest group are here using the callsign MT0WCB, have a look at their station and their happy faces.

Wessex Contest Group

Saturday, May 10, 2014

GT8IOM comes in the top 10 for the 2013 ARRL DX contest (Phone)

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GT8IOM makes the headlines once again!

Well done to the Island operators who obtained good results in this World wide phone contest.
Google "arrl dx phone contest 2013" for the PDF file containing all the results.

Thursday, May 08, 2014

WAB Squares on the Isle of Man

It seems a long time since I have been asked for my WAB Square, but it happened tonight and I could not remember the square. Some years ago I created a map which marked out the WAB Squares on the Island and having searched and found it I thought I should share the information.

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Tuesday, May 06, 2014

The latest CQ-DATV magazine - free of charge and good reading.

Goto No 11 May 2014: