News for England North – 16 April 2017

| April 13, 2017

Advanced notice first this week with details of the Houghton Le Spring ARC Rally on the 1st of July. Ken, M6ELL tells us that table space is limited and allocated on a first come first served basis and anyone interested should contact him on 07951 460290.

Today Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB Data Contest. Wednesday sees a talk on My life at the BBC by David Sadler-Lockwood, G4CLI. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is closed and on Saturday is taking part in International Marconi Day. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society has a talk about World Wide Flora Fauna Day by M0PAI. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club and Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society are closed.

On Monday Wearside Electronic Amateur Radio Society will be on the air on the 6 to 80m bands. Visitors are welcome to drop in for a chat and a cuppa. Details via email to

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society Grand has a surplus Sale. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is holding a radio night. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Tuesday Wirral Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night, Wednesday sees construction news and on Thursday G3NWR ATV on the air, call-in on 144.750MHz to arrange skeds. Details from William Davies, G4YWD on 0780 488 4245.

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club is holding Foundation training. More from John, 2E0DCV on 0191 237 1729.

On Wednesday Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Thursday is a chat night on 145.425MHz. Details from Michael, G7TWX by email to

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a talk on CERN by R French. Information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday 20 April Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a normal club night. Contact Gail, M3GBB on 0191 372 0473.

On Thursday Ripon & District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. On Sunday it’s the RADARS Rally. More information from David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a talk on Communicating through Multiverse Portals by Gary Chlio. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Saturday Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Details from Anthony Elliott, M0VED on 0792 699 8014.

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