On Thursday evening the silent keys sale of the late R. S. Johnson GW4UJT took place at the Porthmadog Yacht club the venue for the Porthmadog and District Amateur Radio Society.
We had the following people in Attendance...
Mr D. Ellis MW0CHZ chairman
Mr R. Hughes-Burton MW0RHD Secretary
Mrs D. Hughes-Burton MW3CYQ treasurer
Mr S. Hughes-Burton MW3CYU
Mr J. Martin MW0VTK
Mr D. Owen MW5DJO
Mrs L. Jones GW4WKQ
Mr P. Jones GW4UKU
Mr J. Williams GW4TSG
Mrs L. Cabban GW0ETU
Mr G. Cadwaladr MW5CAD
Mr D. J. Jones MW0BER
Mr B. Smith GW0AQR (Uncle Bob)
Mr T Morris GW7KNF
Mr D. Ellis took the sale and had help from various members during the sale on identifying equipment and it’s vintage.
All of the equipment on sale was donated to the society by the family of the late R. S. Johnson and our thanks go to them for this.
We also had a talk by Mrs L. Cabban GW0ETU Region 6 RSGB manager on the latest news from the RSGB; our thanks go to Liz for her support and bringing us up to date with all the news.
A final total of £400 was raised this with go to the society and will be put to good use; one of the things on the list is a new/second hand LDG tuner for our Yaesu FT-897.