We’ve created a number of short amateur radio videos that you might find useful. See our main UK amateur radio videos page for a full list.
On this page, you’ll find a collection of videos created by Essex Ham that can be used to help promote the hobby. You can sign up to get new videos on the Essex Ham YouTube feed.
Please feel free to share these, embed on your website, or use them at a club night, training course or amateur radio event. Other formats are available (contact us)
Amateur Radio Promotion
A Taste of Amateur Radio
A four minute introduction to the hobby, and how to get started.
Amateur Radio Two Minute Teaser
A shorter version offering a 2 minute teaser showing today’s UK amateur radio.
Introduction to Amateur Radio
A general introduction to the hobby, with details on taking the Foundation course. (6 minutes)
Amateur Radio Scrolling Presentation
A short video demonstrating some of the aspects of the hobby. Handy for ‘looping’ at public events to demonstrate the hobby. No sound required. (3.5 minutes)
Interview with TV Presenter Jason Bradbury (Nov 2013)
Gadget Show TV presenter talks about his amateur radio experience.
Essex Ham Images from 2014
Montage of amateur radio activities in 2014:
Essex Ham Images from 2013
Montage of amateur radio activities in 2013 covered by Essex Ham.
RSGB Youth Video
Released by the RSGB and created by the TX Factor team, this video is aimed at encouraging youngsters into the hobby. It features Essex Ham’s Kelly M6KFA, as well as activities at an Essex Ham field day in 2015. Available to download from RSGB: Amateur Radio: 21st Century Hobby