Medway Queen plays host to international chats in Gillingham (UK)

Amateur radio operators communicated with countries as far as Russia as they transmitted from the Medway Queen.

The amateur radio operation, which was set up at Gillingham Pier, Pier Road, Gillingham, was designed to spread awareness of museums worldwide as part of International Museums Week.

The Medway-based operation was one of many around the UK to set up a small ham radio station and communicate with other radio amateurs around the world.

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