Find Your Worked All Britain Square

With the weather improving across the British Isles, in-between the sharp rain showers and thunderstorms – its a perfect time to start operating portable on HF, of course when you’re out in the field finding your Worked All Britain square can be a little...
GS3PYE/P on the Isle of Mull 2013

GS3PYE/P on the Isle of Mull 2013

Happy to announce that I’ll be joining the Camb-Hams on another trip to the Isle of Mull (IOTA EU-008) on 10-16 May 2013 operating as GS3PYE/P. The official statement is that Thirteen operators will be active on all bands and many modes from 2m to 160m. We will...
September Summary

September Summary

September has proven to be rather hectic and sadly not when it comes to amateur radio; I’ve been plagued with on-going health issues relating to crazy amounts of general pain in the body which no one can actually figure out so now heavily doped up on medication...
Satellite Operating in North East Scotland

Satellite Operating in North East Scotland

I’ve just returned from a two week (July 30th – August 11th 2012) stint in North East Scotland, well to be more exact Elgin but didn’t spend two weeks just in one place, lots of Whiskey distilleries where visited and I can promise you plenty of whiskey was...
Journeys End

Journeys End

After an enjoyable 10 days visiting my gran in Elgin (North East Scotland), I’m now back at home getting back into the usual routines traveling home wasn’t too bad it had a few delays due to the adverse weather conditions (mostly snow difts & flooding)...
First 4 Days in Elgin

First 4 Days in Elgin

I’ve been in Elgin now for 4 days, and have been enjoying the restful time away from home and away from work (although I’ve still done the odd hour here and there) it is nice to give my body time to do nothing and relax a bit. With the weather not being...