Category Archives: GB4TSF

Former Chairman receives honorary membership


At the 2016 annual general meeting former Chairman, John Perry M0JNP was awarded an
honorary life membership for his contributions to the Riviera club. John passed his M6 at the
Newton Abbot club and then passed his Intermediate & Advanced licences here at Riviera.

John has always been keen on pitching in at the various special events we run and we look
forward to seeing him at future ones.  John runs a local Allstar node from his home in Paignton.

Torbay Steam Fair update

Torbay Steam FairRiviera ARC were on air with the special event callsign for Torbay Steam Fair at the beginning of August. The event was held 3/4/5 August and RARC were set to operate on the Saturday and Sunday.

After a succesful day on Saturday 4th with almost 150 QSOs in the log, the Sunday activities were cancelled by event organisers due to the weather conditions. QSL cards will soon be available and sent to those who wish to exchange cards direct with SASE or via Bureau/eQSL. Photos of the event can be seen in the Gallery.

Torbay Steam Fair

Riviera ARC will be operating a Special Event Station callsign at the Torbay Steam Fair on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th August 2012. Callsign to be announced GB4TSF.

Alan Gordon miniature steam engineOn display will be a miniature steam engine built by Alan Gordon.

We will be operating on HF SSB and 2m FM. A QSL card will be available.

For details of location and up to date information on callsign, frequencies and qsl card, please see our Torbay Steam Fair event page.