To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Cray Valley Radio Society, a special ‘Platinum’ anniversary award is available to any licensed amateur or short wave listener who contacts/hears the appropriate number of Cray Valley stations between 1 and 28 October 2016
1. 70 points are required to qualify for the award.
2. Point valuess are as follows:
a. Cray Valley RS special event callsign GB70CV = 10 points
b. Cray Valley club callsigns G3RCV (or GX3RCV) , G1RCV(or GX1RCV), and GB2RE = 5 points.
c. Cray Valley member stations also = 5 points.
Non -UK stations
a. Cray Valley special event callsign GB70CV = 20 points.
b. Cray Valley club callsigns G3RCV (or GX3RCV), G1RCV (or GX1RCV) and GB2RE = 10 points
c. Cray Valley member stations = 5 points
3. SWLs can claim the award using the same points system.
4. Only one contact with each station is allowed. Any amateur band may be used. Bands may be mixed or all one band/mode. No repeater or satellite contacts. Net and activity period contacts count towards the award.
List of qualifying members as at 12 September 2016:
2E0 2E0CVN 2E0LAG 2E0LSW 2E0MER 2E0OCD 2E0WGF
G0 G0AFH G0ARQ G0FAS G0FDP G0FDZ G0HIQ G0KPZ G0PZA G0UJA G0UJK G0UKN G0VJG
G1 G1BUO G1FAD
G3 G3GJW G3KGM G3NPS G3RGS G3SPJ G3SQX G3SVK G3SXE G3WMR G3YJW G3ZPS
G4 G4AEH G4BUO G4DBL G4DFI G4EGU G4FAA G4HSU G4IPZ G4JED G4NOW G4WNF G4YMF
G6 G6LUD G6NRH G6WCX
G7 G7GLW G7ULL
G8 G8CDD G8CHB G8IPY G8ITB G8JNZ G8MCA G8OPA G8XDR G8ZZK
M0 M0GVH M0HPZ M0HZB M0IAO M0JHB M0JXG M0KSJ M0LAK M0MCV M0MDR
M0NAI M0OVA M0PTD M0SLM M0TBS M0TGV M0UAT M0UKL M0VMF M0VWW M0WPG
M0WXU M0XBF M0PZD M0RMI M0SCJ M0SLM M0TBS M0TGV M0UAT M0UKL M0VMF
M0VWW M0WPG M0WXU M0XBF M0XBO M0XXO
M6 M6DDF M6FDG M6GSN M6IET M6LXR M6SLZ
Overseas: 9H1WS WM5DX
5. A list of stations worked/heard should be sent to: Platinum Award Manager, Cray Valley Radio Society, 93 Elibank Road, Eltham, London SE9 1QJ, England showing date, time, band, mode, reports exchanged.
6. The award is an engraved plaque. The cost is £6.50 (UK) or $8.50 (outside UK). If applying by post, £8 (UK) or $11 (outside UK). Cheques should be made payable to "Cray Valley Radio Society".