G3LEQ, Gordon L. Adams, from Knutsford, passed away quietly on 4 February 2018.
The RSGB reports that Gordon held many posts within amateur radio including being the "GB2RS News Service Manager" for many years.
He was the RSGB Spectrum Director and "a prime mover of the 5 MHz experiment."
He was the IARU Region 1 Emergency Communications Coordinator, among other posts he held.