News for England South West – 3 August 2014

| August 1, 2014

Exeter Amateur Radio Society has its Monday HF net on 3.675MHz at 7.45pm. The 2m net is on 145.575MHz at 7.45pm on Tuesday. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

The Cornish Radio Amateur Club is holding a committee meeting on Wednesday and has its main club meeting on Thursday. Details from Steve, G7VOH, on 01209 844 939.

Poole Radio Society has its 2m net at 8pm on Wednesday. On Friday there’s a talk on modern battery technology by Bill Coombes, G4ERV. Next Sunday sees the Hamfest. Contact Bill Coombes, G4ERV, on 01202 246 515.

Saltash and District Amateur Radio Club is having a barbecue on Friday and its Field Day on Saturday. Contact Mark Chanter, 2E0MGC, on 01752 215 546.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Wednesday Devon and Cornwall Repeater Group is at the Engine House Compton Park Callington from 2pm. All are welcome. Details are online at

On Wednesday 6 August Exmouth Amateur Radio Club is holding Morse practice. Contact Mike, G1GZG, on 01395 274 172.

On Wednesday 6 August Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club is holding a pedestrian fox hunt. Details from John Rowden, M0HFH, on 07743 697 063.

On Thursday 7 August South Bristol Amateur Radio Club has its darts tournament. Details from Andrew Jenner, G7KNA, on 07838 695 471.

On Thursday 7 August Yeovil Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on sine waves and harmonics by G3MYM. Details from Rodney Edwards, M0RGE, on 01935 825 791.

On Friday 8 August Guernsey Amateur Radio Society is holding its Knight Castle social event at Castle Cornet from 6pm for members and their partners. Contact Tom Burnett, 2U0TKB, on 07781 405 083.

On Sunday 10 August Flight Refuelling Amateur Radio Society is running the Hamfest rally at Cobham Sports and Social Club, Merley, Wimborne. More information from John, G4POF, by email to

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands