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.