All solar activity indicators rose this week, sunspot numbers, solar flux and geomagnetic indices
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

Following the success of $50SAT, which is still operating over a year after it was launched, one of its co-designers, Stuart Robinson, GW7HPW, has turned his attention towards Pico High Altitude balloon trackers
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

A contact with 3 Italian schools is scheduled for Friday January 9, 2015. The event will include students at Scuola Santa Teresa del Bambin Gesù, Roma, Italy, direct via IKØUSO, students at Istituto Salesiano Villa Sora, Frascati, Italy, direct via IWØCZC, and students at Scuola Pontificia Pio IX, Roma, Italy, via telebridge
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

The regulator Ofcom has been sending written details of the proposed amateur radio licence but recipients in England have been surprised to see their callsign started with GE or ME
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News

Icom UK has recently re-developed its D-STAR dedicated microsite. Among the recent changes is a new support section which includes links to data files of UK D-STAR repeaters and reflectors for Icom models
Source: SouthGate Amateur Radio News