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That Was The Year That Was ’11…Pt 1

2011..a rewind pt 1 Another busy year….. The first 10pt summit Ben Lawers, my first English activation Skiddaw and a visit to the Isle of Mull to activate the islands only ‘Munro’ Ben More are among my highlights of this years in pursuit of … Continue reading

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(May) Radio Days…..2011

Another month on.. SOTA activity.. One activation to report. On the first day of the month, Cruach Ardrain was the choice on the second day of the now annual International SOTA weekend. An excellent day weather wise apart from 60 mph winds reported around … Continue reading

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(March) Radio Days…2011

I thought I had posted this as ‘Latest Post’ on the wall but the post was hidden in the ‘Musings’ section…plus I thought I’d better add the year to the post title as it could get a bit confusing if … Continue reading

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The SOTA activation venue is…..

Ben Venue…. a hill in the Trossachs area of Scotland of just under 2,800ft in height. Roddy 2M0IOB had offered an invitation to go activate another hill and the hill of choice was Ben Venue. As always the weather forecast … Continue reading

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