Matt, G8XYJ is pleased to report that due to the hard work and support from the Wyre Forest Repeater Group (G8OXG Nigel and G1ZRN Mike) that the Hope Bagot Repeater Group now have GB7VO linked to the internet via a Raspberry Pi based system. The gateway is default linked to DCS005M giving excellent coverage around the Welsh Marches. Please can any signal reports be sent to Matt G8XYJ - Repeater Keeper for GB7VO
Dover 2M repeater now has Echolink enabled. Node 346463
More information at the Kent Repeater Group website.
The Hope Bagot Repeater Group are sorry to announce that RU74 GB3VN Ludlow 70cms is off air at present due to an electricity supply fault as the site host Chris, M0MTS had an issue with a JCB and the buried supply cable. He apologises profusely! Spares have been sourced and it is hoped to rejoin the cable in time for Easter. Dave Porter G4OYX, Repeater Keeper GB3VN
A further two 70cm DMR repeaters have been licensed for immediate operation. GB7ED will cover the Exeter area and GB7SN is at Sheffield. Both will be found on DVU54
GB7VOReported: G4OYXOPERATIONAL 31 Mar We are pleased to report that GB7VO is now, for the first time, connected to the Internet and is carrying traffic defaulted to DCS005 Midlands. Thanks to Nige, G8OXG and Mike, G1ZRN for their help.GB3VWReported: M0ZAHNOT OPERATIONAL 28 Mar Further digital switching development.GB3MAReported: G7LWTNOT OPERATIONAL 29 Mar Repeater off-air due to installation of "loud" SRD on input QRG (434.625 MHz, ~15 kHz wide, >50% occupancy), 135 metres SW from the repeater. Awaiting contact with site owner.GB7CMReported: M0MRPOPERATIONAL 28 Mar First switch onGB3DMReported: GM7GDENOT OPERATIONAL 23 Mar Started with reduced power now off air, unknow reason at present.