News for England Midlands – 20 July 2014

| July 18, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Wythall Radio Club has its club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm tonight and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class at 7.45 and a free ‘n’ easy plus on the air evening from 8.30. Thursday sees the 80m Club Championship Contest—DATA leg from 8pm, and the regular nibbles night is in the shack from 7.30 on Friday. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its club net at 8pm on Monday on 145.375MHz. Friday sees a video night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Lincoln Short Wave Club is holding a committee meeting on Monday plus operating GB2CWP at Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre. The 50MHz UKCC is on Tuesday whilst on Thursday it’s the club net on 145.375MHz at 8pm. Next Saturday there’s the usual mentoring and surgery. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Rugby ATS is taking part in the 50MHzHz UKAC on Tuesday, alongside radio operation and projects. Next Saturday sees a practical projects session. Details from Steve, G8LYB on 01788 578 940.

South Birmingham Radio Society has an open meeting on Monday and its regular coffee morning from 11am on Tuesday. Friday will be spent sorting out surplus stock for the club stand at the Telford Hamfest. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Aldridge and Barr Beacon Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on sea battles. Contact Albert, G0KFS, on 01922 614 169.

On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is visiting Courtyard Books with Brian, G4CIB and Leta, G4RHK. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday Northampton Radio Club is having a natter night including a debrief on the 2m DF Hunt. There is also a Foundation exam. Details from John, G4CZB, on 01604 832 584.

On Monday RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club holds its club net on 145.325MHz at 8pm. Details from Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

On Monday Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society is having a DF hunt in Great Bowden Rec. For more information contact Peter D Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is operating 6m portable from Rempstone layby. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Malvern Hills RAC is holding an informal meeting. Details from Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is planning rally visits including Rugby and the Telford Hamfest. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is having an informal evening. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is visiting Hack Green. More information from John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

On Friday Hucknall Rolls Royce Amateur Radio Club commences its field day and leisure weekend. Details from Neil, M0NJJ, by email to

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