Posts made in January, 2015

Operating Record

Posted by on Jan 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Thinking Day on the Air takes place on 21st and 22nd February when Guides around the world will get on the air to contact one another as well as amateur stations worldwide. Liz Gaskell, G0RJX, may hold the honour of the longest continuous UK Thinking Day operation. Liz, a Girlguiding leader in Oxford, has been responsible for operating many different callsigns for Thinking Day and this year will be her 25th year. I wonder if anyone has a longer record, or anything close. Mine is about 18 years and Helen VA1YL has been taking part for about 23 years. It would be really interesting to hear from other ‘veteran’ operators of TDOTA. Use my call sign at guides-on-the-air dot co dot uk to let me know about other long standing operators. Liz...

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F4DHQ News

Posted by on Jan 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Hi all YL and OM! I wish you an Happy New Year : all the best, good DX and QSO and a good health! For those YL who want, you can join us to the CW QSO on Friday night – 80m or on Saturday morning in SSB on 40m : http://www.ref-union.net/yls/en/qso-en You can also come to the next YL meeting : http://www.ref-union.net/yls/en/meeting-2015-en All information : http://www.ref-union.net/yls/en/info-en A new design of the French YL award will come soon…. I hope to hear or to see you! 73 88 Sophie – F4DHQ...

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Clara Nets

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

CLARA NETS 40 M Net – 7.055 MHz Tuesday – 1400 UTC Winter and 1500 UTC Summer – Sept-May 20 M Net – 14.120 Mhz Tuesday – 1700 UTC – Sept-May 80 M East Net – 3.750 MHz Monday – 7 p.m. Eastern, 8 p.m. Atlantic – Sept-May

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