News for England North – 10 January 2016

| January 8, 2016

Halifax and District ARS announces that following the recent devastating floods in the Calder Valley that affected the normal meeting place, the venue has been changed to New Ebenzer Methodist Church, St James Road, Halifax, HX1 1YS, commencing at 6pm on Tuesday the 19th January. The regular club net is on Wednesday from 7.30pm on 145.400MHz and Thursdays see a net from 7.30pm on 145.350MHz in association with West Yorkshire RAFARS. Contact Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Wearside Electronics Amateur Radio Society is starting Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced courses from 6pm on Monday nights at the Scout Headquarters, Crow Lane, Sunderland SR33TE. Details via email from

Southport and District Amateur Radio Club plans to commence an eight week Foundation course on Monday 25 January. For more information email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a shack night operating MX0RCU. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

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

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is on the air. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

On Wednesday Hambleton Amateur Radio Society is holding a planning meeting. Contact Tony, G3MAE, on 01609 881 530.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is on the air on VHF. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a social night. Details from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding a normal club night plus informal exam tuition for anyone interested. Contact Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

On Thursday South Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having its post-Christmas club night. Details from Alan, 2E0DDK, on 01782 510 856.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk on radar and the Battle of Britain by Dave, G3YQD. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Stockport Radio Society has a club net. Saturday sees the start of the Foundation course. Contact Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a technical forum. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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