News for England North – 5 February 2017

| February 3, 2017

We start with news that a Foundation training course is being run on the Isle of Man in March. Starting on Sunday, 5 March and leading to an exam on 4 April, the course will be at the Code Club, Barrule House, Ballasalla. For more information contact Nigel, GD6AFB via email to

Stockport Radio Society has its intermediate course today and next Sunday, plus a society night on Tuesday. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on VHF propagation by David Stansfield, G0EVV on Propagation on VHF, plus training classes. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society is putting the shack on the air with Greg, M0TXX. For details, email

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night and practical session on fitting connectors. Details from John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club is having a club night. Details from John, 2E0DCV, on 0191 237 1729.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club has its club net from 8pm on 145.575MHz FM. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Wednesday Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Contact Michael, G7TWX, via email to

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having a session on local noises and how to locate them. More information from Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 0791 931 5547.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a normal club night. Contact Gail, M3GBB on 0191 372 0473.

On Thursday Colburn & Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is having a Fusion hands-on session with M0TCN and M0WGC. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having part three of the talk on weather by Peter, G3XGE. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a bring-in-something-interesting evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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