New Netatmo weather station installed

I’ve given up on cheapo weather stations, they’re exactly that; cheaply made, unreliable communications-wise in an Amateur Radio environment and very inaccurate. I thought I’d have to save up lots of pennies to purchase an expensive unit like a Davis, or the like. However, I’ve come across, what just might be, a credible alternative that […]

G7LFC operating during SOS Radio Week

SOS Radio Week, a nine day long event during which Amateur Radio operators raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), starts on January 23rd, 2010, and ends on January 31st. During that time I will be operating during all my spare time to raise money for this most worthy charity. On Saturday/Sunday 23rd/24th […]

Vodafone SatNav fails on Nokia E71

I’ve banged on before about how I love my Nokia E71, even though I was anti-Nokia in the past. Well I thought it was time to see if the Sat Nav facility of my new phone would serve as a replacement for my ageing Tom Tom One.