Solar activity is making a healthy comeback, just in time for the SSB weekend of the CQ World Wide DX Contest. The contest began today at 0000 UTC and ends Sunday October 26 at 23:59:59 UTC
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Friday, 17th October, through Friday, 24th October there were 225 countries active
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During the plenary session of CISPR, the IEC 1906 Award was presented to Thilo Kootz, DL9KCE, who represents IARU at this international standardization organisation in charge of the protection of radio reception
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Cross Country Wireless of Bolton, makers of various radio items, have been working for three years on a new Sentry SDR-based transceivers and receivers. They have now announced, reluctantly, that they have decided not to go into production
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

The RSGB report checklists to help ensure consistency of exam provision between Exam Centres, and that essential requirements don’t get forgotten or overlooked, are now available for download
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TV’s One News featured the 90th anniversary of the first contact between radio amateurs in the UK and New Zealand
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