Archive for December 2014

We have a new local operator – MD6EZL

John Bean passed the Foundation exam earlier in the month and has now been issued the callsign MD6EZL

Nice one John.


Posted December 26, 2014 by Andy GD1MIP in Uncategorized

Nollick Ghennal as Blein Vie Noa

Happy Christmas, have a great New Year.

Posted December 24, 2014 by Andy GD1MIP in Uncategorized

66th Annual General meeting – Tuesday 09th December 2014

 Final reminder folks………

The Isle of Man amateur radio society 66th Annual General meeting is due to take place tonight, Tuesday 09th December 2014 at the Sea cadet hall, Tromode, Isle of Man.

Members are asked to attend at 19:30 hours for a commencement of the meeting at 20:00 hours.

Items to be entered onto the AGM agenda:- Election of committee and what 2015 holds for us all plus any other business.

Refreshments – Tea / coffee biscuits and a chip butty will be provided.

If you want to add to the agenda or say anything please contact any committee member or the secretary Andy Morgan (details on the main page).

Posted December 9, 2014 by Andy GD1MIP in Uncategorized

David Brown GD4XTT…

It is with great sadness that I must report the loss of Dave Brown GD4XTT. Dave was a long time member of the society, and held several awards for 2m contacts. Our deepest condolences go to his wife Joyce, and all their family.

Dave Cain 2D0YLX
Chairman IOMARS

Posted December 8, 2014 by David Cain in Uncategorized

Radio Museum website worthy of a browse

Warning. I have spent hours on this website. 


Posted December 8, 2014 by Andy GD1MIP in Uncategorized

Silent Key – Maurice Kelly, GD0JBL

It is with sadness that I report the passing on Wednesday 26th November 2014 of Maurice Kelly, GD0JBL of Ballasalla.

On behalf of the IOMARS I pass our condolences to Maurices family and friends for their loss.

The funeral will be on  Wednesday 3 December, at 1.15pm, St Andrew’s Church, Douglas.

Andy Morgan GD1MIP secretary

Posted December 1, 2014 by Andy GD1MIP in Uncategorized