News for England North – 15 October 2017

| October 13, 2017

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Denby Dale Radio Club has its net via GB3HD from 10.30am this Sunday and next Sunday. The AGM is on Wednesday and JOTA activities at Bardley Wood run from Friday to Sunday. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on Monday Super-speed Broadband its Impact on the Amateur by David Stansfield, G0EVV. Saturday sees JOTA activities from 9am at the House on the Hill, Hill Head Road. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has a club meeting on Tuesday. Wednesday sees the club net on GB3HD from 7pm and on Thursday there’s a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Stockport Radio Society is having a radio night on Tuesday. Friday sees a net on ±433.525MHz from 2pm with Neil, M6NAE. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is putting G3NWR on the air on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Wednesday. Thursday sees the club net from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz. Contact Michael, G7TWX, via email to

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having an equipment maintenance night 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 holding its AGM. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Rochdale and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Contact Robert, M0NVQ, via email to

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 Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and is on the air. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society meets in The Old Sun Inn Haworth from 8pm. Contact Geoff Priestley, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

On Thursday Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. More information from David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk on transformers by G8ZCJ. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society is on the air. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a want-it-or-fling-it night. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

Next Saturday and Sunday Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is taking part in JOTA with Isle of Man Scouts at the Grandstand in Douglas. Club meetings are normally held from 7.30pm on the second Tuesday of Each month at Sea Cadet Training ship Manxman, Tromode plus there are informal meetings every Wednesday at the club shack in Foxdale. For details email

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on the evolution of DXpeditions. For details, see

On Friday Wakefield and District Radio Society is having a social and natter night. Contact Charles, on 0790 050 0775.

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