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Radio User Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From €3,67 per issue Since its debut in 2006, RadioUser, the former Short Wave Magazine, has been the best-selling radio listener`s’ magazine in the UK. It covers all forms of broadcast and two-way radio, but not amateur radio. The magazine offers regular columns, exciting features, equipment reviews and a plethora of resources on a large number of radio topics.

With one eye on the traditions and history of radio, and another one on its present and dynamic future, RadioUser contains up-to-the-minute writing from our expert team of authors, on:

• News and Products
• Reviews of the latest radios, scanners, antennas and other radio equipment
• Emerging Issues in Radio, and from the Radio Industry, National (UK) Radio
• Aerials and Antennas, Airband and Maritime Radio
• International Broadcast Radio, from Long Wave to Short Wave, FM, Digital and Online
• Network Radio, Podcasting and Digital Radio
• Software-Defined Radio (SDR)
• CB Radio
• Portraits of Radio Personalities, Clubs, Associations and Charities
• Radio in History and the History of Radio
• Scanning and Receiving Signals from Space
• Taking Radio Mobile, DXpeditions, and CB Radio (from January 2020)
• Utility (non-broadcast) S

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Radio User  |  December 2021  


IN THIS ISSUE

The December issue of RadioUser is, once again packed to the rafters with product news, book and radio reviews, the latest events updates and inspiring radio-related resources and materials. In our primary features this month, there is a bit of a radio-history theme. Tony Smith is mindful that 2022 is an important Anniversary Year for the BBC and he looks right back to 1925 when the BBC was, for a short while, the British Broadcasting Company.

Meanwhile, Keith Rawlings reports on HMS Collingwood Museum and the German battleship Admiral Graf Spee. In the first part of a two-part article, Scott Caldwell assesses what can be gleaned from analysing two-way comms and broadcast programmes during and after the events of 9th September 2001; and last but by no means least Keith Hamer and Garry Smith conclude the fascinating story of Westward Television, opening their unique private archive.

In our regular columns this month, you can learn about a new book on coastal radio stations by a well-known RadioUser contributor, the best radio books ever, to collect and treasure, the best times and frequencies for international short wave- and online listening, RAF Shawbury, and the nostalgia of old radio adverts.

You might also enjoy Robert Connolly’s survey of radio navigation and the wonderful Smörgåsbord of CB radio, PMR446 and other two-way communications items that Tim Kirby is serving up this month.
Since its debut in 2006, RadioUser, the former Short Wave Magazine, has been the best-selling radio listener`s’ magazine in the UK. It covers all forms of broadcast and two-way radio, but not amateur radio. The magazine offers regular columns, exciting features, equipment reviews and a plethora of resources on a large number of radio topics.

With one eye on the traditions and history of radio, and another one on its present and dynamic future, RadioUser contains up-to-the-minute writing from our expert team of authors, on:

• News and Products
• Reviews of the latest radios, scanners, antennas and other radio equipment
• Emerging Issues in Radio, and from the Radio Industry, National (UK) Radio
• Aerials and Antennas, Airband and Maritime Radio
• International Broadcast Radio, from Long Wave to Short Wave, FM, Digital and Online
• Network Radio, Podcasting and Digital Radio
• Software-Defined Radio (SDR)
• CB Radio
• Portraits of Radio Personalities, Clubs, Associations and Charities
• Radio in History and the History of Radio
• Scanning and Receiving Signals from Space
• Taking Radio Mobile, DXpeditions, and CB Radio (from January 2020)
• Utility (non-broadcast) Signals and Non-Directional Beacons
• Books, Club Activities, Radio Rallies and Resources
• Radio, Weather, Climate and the Atmosphere
• Very Low Frequency (VLF) Radio
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Radio User

Super! Reviewed jueves, 18 de febrero de 2021
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Radio User

Did not realise how interesting it would be Thankyou Reviewed martes, 15 de septiembre de 2020
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Radio User

very interesting
Reviewed martes, 11 de agosto de 2020
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Radio User

Best magazine for HAM and listening amateurs. Good tests and informative articles. Looking forward to RU every month. Reviewed domingo, 21 de junio de 2020
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Radio User

I have really enjoyed the content. Reviewed viernes, 12 de junio de 2020

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