News for England North – 6 September 2015

| September 4, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB 144MHz QRO Contest from 1000 to 1400 GMT today. Wednesday sees a club net from 7.30pm on 145.575MHz. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is having a rally wash-up meeting on Monday, along with a technical video on capacitors. Wednesday sees a fox hunt. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a contest debrief on Tuesday. Friday sees the club’s 50th anniversary celebration party. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has an open net on Wednesday from 7.30pm on 145.400MHz. Thursday sees a net in association with the West Yorkshire branch of RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. On Saturday a special event callsign will be put on the air from Mount Tabor Methodist Church for Churches and Chapels on the Air. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Stockport Radio Society is holding a club net on Thursday. Saturday sees the conclusion of the Foundation course. Contact Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is holding a shack night, operating M0RCU. Details from David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding a natter night. More information from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on fun with generators. Details from Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Thursday Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a club night. Contact David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is holding a discussion on new club equipment. More information from Ron, G3SVW, on 0161 969 3999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio magazines evening. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Saturday Chorley and District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the Heritage Weekend at Astley Hall, Chorley. More information from Sammi, M6SXI, via email to

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