Amateur Radio News

Daily amateur radio news collected by differente web sources. Many famous ham radio rss feeds are included

Third Tonight @ 8 webinar streaming now

Our third live webinar in the Tonight @ 8 series, How to check with VDSL RFI with John Rogers, M0JAV, was streamed live between 20.15 and 21.21 on Monday, 13 July 2020. A recording of John’s webinar with additional information is now available on the RSGB website Or, you can watch it on YouTube Find […]

Tonight @ 8: How to check for VDSL RFI

Tune in tonight for the third Tonight @ 8 webinar How to check for VDSL RFI by John Rogers, M0JAV. You can watch the live stream and ask questions on either the RSGB YouTube channel or the special Tonight @ 8 channel on the BATC website. You can find out more about all the webinars at and you can also watch […]


Weekly IOTA (Islands On The Air) News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

DXCC Country/Entity Report

According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 5th July, through Sunday, 12th July there were 199 countries active

US global media agency seeks to kick out international journalists

Efforts to clean house at the US Agency for Global Media continued this week as leadership indicated that international journalists who work for Voice of America (VOA) will not have their visas extended and a widely respected top editor at Radio Free Asia was fired

Jingle Bells on Top Band

In the 1960’s, many UK Top Band operators and listeners around the country were greeted by the sound of beacons of various tones, usually around 1900 kHz (or should that be kc/s ?) which got the nickname ‘jingle bells’ or more simply ‘the beacon’

Limerick Clare Amateur Radio Club

LCRC has returned to the Shannon Aviation Museum and is currently setting up HF and VHF/UHF working stations

Mid-Ulster Amateur Radio Club Tuesday Night Lecture Series

The next Mid-Ulster Amateur Radio Club Tuesday Night Lecture series is this Tuesday 14th, with Mike Richards Gi4WNC talking about the inner workings of Raspberry

Bengaluru taps HAM community to tackle Covid-19 spread

India’s technology hub Bengaluru is tapping into a strong community of amateur radio users to help tackle the spread of the Covid-19 outbreak

Brazil: Amateur Radio statistics released

Brazil's national amateur radio society LABRE has released a report by Ricardo Benedito PU2RKA that uses ANATEL's Open Data to provide an analysis of radio amateur numbers by Class and State

Ham radio in Third Age Matters magazine

Radio amateur Mike Meadows G4GUG got some good publicity for the hobby in an article for Third Age Matters magazine in which he explains his enjoyment of amateur radio over the years

Online booking for Remotely-invigilated Intermediate Exams

The RSGB have announced that radio amateurs can now book online to take the remotely-invigilated Intermediate exam

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels

Polish special callsign

Members of the Mysliborski Klub Lacznosci PZK (SP1PMY) will be active with the special callsign SN87LOT from Mysliborz between now and August 31st