Bob Glasgow

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LIGHTHOUSE WEEKEND – This weekend 18/19th August

GB2LBN will be operational from Barns Ness Lighthouse, Dunbar this weekend as part of the “International Lighthouse/Lightships Weekend” event, an event we have been involved in since 1995.

We will be setting up on Saturday morning arriving at Barns Ness approximately 08:00 and if you are free and wish to help you will be more than welcome. Saturday we hope to be on the air from 10:00 through to 15:30 on Sunday.

The station will consist of 2 x HF stations – one dedicated to 40M and the other 20/15/10M depending on band conditions.

 
For those eligible to try and win the VIC TROPHY for this year this is one of the club events that you can take part in. Hope you will make an effort to do so.

Come along and take part and have some fun working a large station and the hopeful pile-ups.

Bob GM4UYZ

19th ANNUAL MINI RALLY/JUNK NIGHT FRIDAY 10th AUGUST 2012

19th ANNUAL MINI RALLY/JUNK NIGHT
FRIDAY 10th AUGUST 2012
Bring along your own “junk” and sell it yourself. Tables on a First Come, First Served Basis
Time: 1830 till 2130
Location: Cockenzie & Port Seton Community Centre (Main Hall) Disabled access available
Entry: £2 ALL PERSONS
Raffle @ 21:00, Food & Drink Available
 
If any one would like to donate any prizes for the raffle or food towards the catering it will be more than appreciated.

 

CLUB NIGHT – THIS FRIDAY 3rd AUGUST

REMEMBER it is club night on
Friday 3rd August

At the usual place. It is the eighth of 2012 so let’s make this another bumper club attendance.It will be fantastic to see you all, regulars, new faces and those who have not been for a while, at club night and show that you are still supporting our great club ……

Thorntree INN, (Lounge Bar), High Street, Cockenzie, Port Seton.

From 19:00 till late……………….

JULY CLUB NIGHT – 29th June 2012 (Note: Change)

REMEMBER it is club night on
Friday 29th June (This Friday)

At the usual place. It is the seventh of 2012 so let’s make this another bumper club attendance. It will be fantastic to see you all, regulars, new faces and those who have not been for a while, at club night and show that you are still supporting our great club ……

 
NOTE–   
(1) BACK TO THE LOUNGE BAR
(2) CLUB NIGHT EARLY AS THE NORMAL 1st FRIDAY OF THE MONTH CLASHES WITH VHF FD   and many of the club members will be away to that.

Thorntree INN, (Lounge Bar), High Street, Cockenzie, Port Seton.
From 19:00 till late……………….

CPSARC 20 METRE SSB/CW/DATA ACTIVITY NIGHT – 20th June 2012

20th June 2012 — 19:00 to 22:00 Local Time

Modes: SSB / CW/ Data

Open to anyone who wishes to take part

 The aim of the event is to get on the air and work as many stations that you can in the allotted time period plus at the same time have some fun. We are Radio Amateurs after all and we are supposed to get on the air and make contacts so come on then let me see you doing it.
 
 After the event can you send me a copy of your log, I know they are not mandatory but it will enable me to write up some report on what you all managed to achieve plus why not update the club tables and show everyone else what you achieved.

  Log to show: TIME, MODE, CALLSIGN WORKED S-RST R-RST

Closing Date for the Logs is Friday, 6th July 2012

 Look forward to a massive turnout for the event…

Bob GM4UYZ

Museum of Flight GB2MOF – Fri15th to Sun 17th June

GB2MOF will be operational from the Museum of Flight this weekend as part of the “International Museums on the Air” event, an event we have been involved in since 2001.

 We will be setting up on Friday afternoon in Hanger 1 at the museum from about 13:00 onwards and if you are free and wish to help you will be more than welcome. The aim is to get at least 2 hours operating after the build before the 17:00 Museum closure.

Saturday we hope to be on the air from 08:00 through to 17:00 and Sunday from 08:00 through to 15:30.

The station will consist of 2 x HF stations – one dedicated to 40M and the other 20/15/10M depending on band conditions.

Come along and take part and have some fun working a large station and the hopeful pile-ups.

Bob GM4UYZ