GB4NPT – to commemorate 20 years of Newport, South Wales, gaining City Status. Newport (Casnewedd, in Welsh), which is located in the South East corner of Wales was granted full city status by HRH Queen Elizabeth II during her Golden Jubilee anniversary year in 2002. More details on our QRZ page : https://www.qrz.com/db/GB4NPT 73 !
We are happy to announce that we have returned to the club house. The meeting is every Thursday evening, term time, 19:00 to 21:00, initially limited to a maximum of 10 members in the meeting room, with 2 spare for any visitors up to a max of 12 in the room at any one time. … Read more
We have moved up the band slightly for the 2m VHF net that happens at 8pm local every Tuesday. We can now be found on 145.375MHz (or somewhere close if frequency busy). Please call in and say hello. 73 Richie. MW0LGE
Dale, 2W0ODS, has setup a YSF reflector for club members (and anyone else). Read about it HERE.
We are now on Zoom every Thursday from 7pm onwards. Get all the details by clicking here. Hopefully we will see you there !
Our youngest member, Declan MW6SZL, has just passed his intermediate exam today. What a fantastic result Declan, and congratulations from all of us at the club !!! We look forward to talking to you on your new 2w0 callsign. Wooot !!!
As we are not able to meet at the club at the moment we have been releasing a monthly round up ‘news letter’. Follow the links below to have a read. We produced these during 2020. OCTOBER – no activity reported
Ross (GW3NWS) and John (GW8IQC) went to have a QSO with the late Steve Cole (GW4BLE) early in 2020.
Well, after another great event the results are in for the RSGB SSB Field Day. We came 5th in our section, from 29 stations, and just 200 points behind 4th place. An amazing achievement considering we were operating from a new untested location. A field next to the River Monnow just outside the small village of … Read more
We will be operating GB0EUL from the East Usk Lighthouse on Saturday 17th August for the International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend. We are aiming to be on air from around 9am local onward, using 40m through to 10m, conditions permitting. Fingers crossed the wind doesn’t blow everything away ! Note: Unfortunately we will be unable … Read more