The Radio Amateurs’ Emergency Network, also known as RAYNET, is a British national voluntary communications service provided by amateur radio operators. It was formed in 1953 and exists to supplement national communication channels in the event of an emergency.

The Fife RAYNET Group was formed in 1990.

Presently the Fife Group has 41 members.


The Fife Group’s present committee is:-

Group Controller:

  • Jim Burke (GM4TNP)

Deputy Controller:

  • Dave Burke (GM6SZJ)


  • Post Vacant – any volunteers?

Assistant Controllers:

  • Stan Thorogood (2M0SXT)
  • Bob Smith (GM7GKT)