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A Day at the Museum for the Bittern DXers

Well, it was two days really, Sunday and Monday at the end of August, when the Bittern DX Group, attended the Village at War Weekend at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Museum in Norfolk activating the GB5GFW special event callsign. Given … Continue reading

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Bittern DX Foxhunt Team Triumphant once more!

The Bittern DX Group Fox Hunt team were once again triumphant in the annual NARC organised hunt held Wednesday 6th July 2016. Setting off from NARC HQ at 7.45pm, the Bittern team consisted of Chairman Balders M0HET driving, Alec G3YOA, … Continue reading

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Village at War Weekend, Gressenhall. Sunday 30th & Monday 31st August 2015

It’s true to say that when it comes to Bank Holidays and weather, the Bittern DX Group are generally optimistic folk, however this last August holiday weekend did not turn out as well as we hoped when we set up … Continue reading

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Blakeney Lighthouse Weekend

Fantastic weekend at Blakeney with good weather and a Saturday BBQ. Thank you to Balders M0HET, Lee 2E0DKN, and Alec G3YOA for delivering all the equipment to the site and also to Adam 2E0OWX, Thomas 2E0TKZ, Richard G6VOV, Peter G6ZRV … Continue reading

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Trunch Village Scarecrow Day GB5TVS – Sunday 19th July 2015

A small team of five BDXG members turned up at 9am on Sunday morning at the Paddock to set up the special event station for Trunch Village Society Open Gardens and Scarecrow Day. This year the weather was overcast but … Continue reading

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VHF National Field Day – 4/5th July 2015

All pictures by Richard G6VOV Setup Crew and Operators Neil G3RIR, Alec G3YOA, Iain G4SGX, Linda G0AJJ, Alan G0TPH, Richard G6VOV, Steve G7VRK, Dave M0BGR, Dave M0BKH, Balders M0HET, Adam 2E0OWX, Thomas 2E0TKZ, Parsley M6FBE and Donna M6HDM Section entered: … Continue reading

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GB5GFW activated for International Museums on Air Weekend 20th & 21st June.

The Bittern Dxers set up camp again at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Museum on 20th and 21st June for International Museums on Air Weekend. Club Secretary Linda G0AJJ said “Thank you to all the members who helped with the station or … Continue reading

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Boom time for Bitterns

The bittern – a type of heron extinct in the UK at the turn of the 20th Century – is bouncing back to full recovery. Scientists count bitterns by listening for the male’s foghorn-like booming song, and this year over … Continue reading

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International Museums on Air Weekend 20th & 21st June.

The Bittern Dx Group will again be taking part in International Museums on Air weekend which runs on 20th & 21st June. We are planning to set up home at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Museum again this year and operating … Continue reading

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Data Award for John 2E0JDE

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