Category Archives: Branch Matters

Bulletin: 19th April 2017 Branch 2016 AGM and Visit to RE Command Support Branch

Most of us know it as the wing.  Some of us know it as work and others as school but to all combat signallers or CIS Operators in the Royal Engineers it is more or less home.  According to the … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 11th April 2017

2016 Annual General Meeting The deferred 2016 AGM will be held on 21st April at 1200 Hrs at the RE Command Support Branch at the address below: 3 RSME Regiment Royal Engineers Warfare Wing Gibraltar Barracks Blackwater, Surrey GU17 9LP … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 8th October 2016

Minutes of the 69th Meeting of the REA Council These were recently published by HQREA. Key Points: Funds are available for projects in the coming year and how to apply. Funding the corps memorial at the national arboretum HQ REA … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 16th January 2016

Spike Bernard G4AKQ remembered on the Airwaves A small group of amateur radio enthusiasts who regularly met with Spike G4AKQ when  transmitting from his radio shack in Gillingham – gathered on the international short waves this morning to pay their … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 4th January 2016

Branch President Maurice Bernard, BEM – RIP Sadly Spike Bernard passed away on 17th December 2015 after a long fight with cancer. He will be remembered at a service in the garrison church of St Barbara in Brompton on 15th January. … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 23rd September 2015

Corps Memorial Weekend (CMW) and Radio Branch REA Annual General Meeting 2015 The branch management made a pilgrimage to the corps memorial weekend at Brompton Barracks on Friday the 11th and Saturday the 12th of September. On the Friday evening Regimental Sergeant Major Crossen, … Continue reading

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2015 REA Radio Branch Annual General Meeting

AGM Papers The 2015 AGM will be held at the RE Museum in Gillingham ME4 4UG at 2pm on Saturday 12th September. The papers are at this link Corps Memorial Weekend Also a reminder this is Corps memorial weekend.  For those … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 4th July 2015

Welcome The branch has a new member – Sgt Jim McLelland from Bellshill in North Lanarkshire – 2M0RMP.  Welcome Jim. Also in this bulletin is a report from the 2015 RE C3S Technical Update.   On Net No G3RE today, but … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 20th June 2015

Summer Solstice Edition G3RE (Mike) reminded us today that the nights will be drawing in from this point forward…spooky, I have only just got warmed up after what seemed to be quite a long winter.  Mike has been active in the week … Continue reading

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Bulletin: 14th June 2015

13th June:  Radio Conditions as Predicted On checking the predicted propagation using the chart provided at www.ips.gov.au for signals under 200Km at 3.5Mhz (80M) in UK, it was interesting to note that it did not list the frequency band as … Continue reading

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