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Julian Moss
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30 October Funeral
Julian's cremation service will be on 4 November at 13-15 at the Distington Hall Crematorium. The address of the Distington Hall Crematorium for satnav use is: Distington Hall Crematorium Distington Workington CA14 4QY

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25 October Sad message
Julian died yesterday on 24 October in the presence of his wife Olga and two Hospice nurses at home at 19-45 peacefully and painlessly. He will be always loved and always remembered.

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20 September Back from the grave
Another day, another blog post. Time for reminasences, time for remorse. Remorse that didn't spend more time with Olga when we were both well. Missed opportunities. Not enough gardening together, not enough walking together and other small things we could d...

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Wouxun KG-UV8D memory management
I have had this radio for about three months now. I have not found out how to program any of the memory channels.  If anyone learned the secret please post a comment here.

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15.08.2014 End
Yesterday our GP called with the welcome news that between my last two scans there had not been any change. No growth. We will still receive visits from carers. We will have to change to a cheaper care agency. From there on we would have to pay for visits o...

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11 August Beacons of hope
Unenthralled by the prospect of  a life lived in bed, hoisted from pillow to pot, I have allowed myself to believe that I'm not going to "beat the bugger", in other words survive the tumour with sufficient faculties intackt to lead a normal life. I have dec...

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1 August Assessment
Today, we learned that my case for home nursing care will no longer qualify for NHS funding. If we are going to continue with the same NHS paid carers it will cost 115 pounds a day. It is with Olga's assistance twice a day. Or 138 with complete care from ca...

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HFI gates QRT
I have taken down my HFAPRS gates. The reason is they all use my MFJ magnetic loop antenna. At this time of the year it needs constant retuning due to temperature variations in the loft. So it is not practical to use it when I can not be in the shack to twe...

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Ultimate U3 beacon
It is here already. Thank you very much, Konstantinos . Now, all I have to do to find the yahoo gro up and sutable power suply.

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Sporadic E
2014 Es is gettig ander way. I will be keeping an eye on 6m and 10m bands. Now is the time for WSPR. This requires a computer. I've  managed to get the WSPR software running on the shack computer using Windows remote desctop which allow me to see whole scre...
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