The GB3FF Repeater, located at Kelty in Fife, IO86gc, has been operational again since 3 April 2010, courtesy of the Central Scotland FM Group. It operates on RV48 (145.600 MHz / -600 kHz shift) with CTCSS tone 103.5 Hz. Coverage includes Edinburgh and many parts of the Lothians and Fife. For coverage map, go to:

We have moved the content of our site to a format that will (we hope) be more attractive, easier to maintain, and more useful and informative. We are now posting photographs of most recent meetings, Field Days etc. See what you may have missed!

To use a well-worn cliche - THIS IS YOUR WEBSITE - so please let us know of any additions or improvements that would give it more value to you. Contact Alan GM3PSP or John GM8OTI  / QTHR

It is planned to add a section on the Lothians Archives, including photographs. If you have photographs that might be suitable, please contact Alan GM3PSP QTHR.

At the LRS meeting on 24 February the President, Colin GM4HWO displayed the contest trophies that had been won in the 2008 VHF National Field Day (5-6 July).


Colin Wright GM4HWO holding trophies

The trophies are the Martlesham trophy (left), awarded for first place in the Restricted Section, with an overall score of 3476 points and top band-scores on 70 MHz and 144 MHz. Lothians RS were Runners-up in this section in 2007. The trophy on the right is the Cockenzie Quaich, retained from 2007, awarded to LRS as the highest placed Scottish entry in this section.