Category Archives: CASHOTA

Castles and Stately Homes on the Air

First Activation of 2017 – GFF-0324

Background Having made it through January without so much as making one QSO, I felt it was about time to trouble my logbook… so a lunchtime trip up the road was in order, offering an hour on site.

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World Castle Award

With my recent emphasis on WWFF, I have neglected to upload my castle activity logs to the WCA website. This has now been resolved… I have uploaded my logs for the following activity: G-00452 Mytchett Place MX0WFF M0YMA (/A and … Continue reading

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Mytchett Place – Not quite a Park To Park… but!

WWFF P2P As well as activating them “properly” quite often, regular WWFF Hunters will have noted that I seem to “give away” WWFF references GFF-0292 and GFF-0324 quite regularly to other activators. I am able to do this because, while … Continue reading

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Activity Report – February 2016

I’ve managed to get out several times this month… I was active as work and family allowed.

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GB0CZ Statistics

Following 28 days of intermittent operation, GB0CZ is QRT (for now…) Many thanks for all stations who called in – with erratic band conditions continuing to be a problem, data modes (including RTTY) proved to be more successful than SSB.

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GB0CZ now QRT (for now…)

The first month of operation of Special Event Station GB0CZ is now over. Many thanks for all stations who called in – with erratic band conditions continuing to be a problem, data modes (including RTTY) proved to be more successful. … Continue reading

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Activity Report – 2014-08-12 GFF-127

Titchfield Haven NNR Background I had an early morning appointment near Fareham, and a late afternoon meeting in Crawley. This gave an opportunity to revisit the nearby Titchfield Haven NNR (GFF-127, WAB SU50) last activated by my alter-ego M6ADB in … Continue reading

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CASHOTA UK & Ireland Heritage Month

In support of the CASHOTA UK & Ireland Heritage Month, I am pleased to announce that I have gained the Special Event Call GB0CZ to operated from Camp ‘Z’ (aka Mytchett Place). In addition, the Royal Signals Amateur Radio Society … Continue reading

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Activation Report: Crayke Castle (Howardian Hills)

On the 12th February 1993 my father died.  So with the anniversary in mind, on the 11th February I headed north to be with my mother. The journey itself was not without event, as a lorry reversed into the front … Continue reading

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Activation Report – GFF-255 and CASHOTA G-066

{first draft… photos to follow} About Bodiam Castle Bodiam Castle is located midway between Tunbridge Wells and Hastings, in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Originally built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge to defend the area against … Continue reading

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