News for England North – 3 April 2016

| April 1, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air on Monday. Next Sunday the club is visiting the Blackpool Rally. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is making final preparations on Monday for the NARSA Rally on Sunday. Contact John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Stockport Radio Society is holding a club meeting on Tuesday. Next Sunday the club is attending the Blackpool rally. For more information contact Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society has its net on Wednesday on 145.400MHz. Thursday sees a net in association with the West Yorkshire branch of RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society is on the air. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a shack night, operating M0RCU. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society is holding its AGM. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Houghton-Le-Spring Amateur Radio Club is having a demonstration of Yaesu’s System Fusion Radios by Ian O’Donnell, M0IOD. More information from George Thompson, M5GHT, on 0191 5488 995.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is having a demo of Ham Radio Deluxe. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

On Wednesday Hambleton Amateur Radio Society is having a talk about ham radio in ZL by Jon, M0CQO. More information from Tony, G3MAE, on 01609 881 530.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on generator capacitor stabilisation control. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a training night on the use of an oscilloscope by Steve, M6SLO. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding a normal club night and training classes. Contact Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

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

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is preparing for the NARSA Blackpool rally. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Friday Wakefield & District Radio Society is having a visit by Martin, G3ZXZ, the proprietor of Mirfield Electronics. He will be giving a short talk on some of the products he supplies, and offering some for sale. All are welcome. Details are online at

Category: News for England North East, News for England North West