News for England Midlands – 27 July 2014

| July 25, 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. Monday sees a curry night at the Monsoon. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class at 7.45 and the fourth RSGB Centenary talk, 100 years of amateur aerials, from 8.30. 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 talk on the Perseids by John, G8SEQ. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

South Birmingham Radio Society has an open meeting and ragchew on Monday. The regular coffee morning is from 11am on Tuesday. Friday sees work in the shack and a ragchew. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is meeting at Sutton Coldfield Rugby Club on Monday. Next Sunday sees a special event at the Staffordshire Regimental Museum extravaganza. More information from Robert Bird, by email to

Lincoln Short Wave Club is taking part in the 70MHz CC on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a talk on RSGB UK Club Contesting by Graham Bloor, G8NWC. The club net is on Thursday on 145.375MHz from 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 UKAC 70MHz on Tuesday, alongside radio operation and projects, Saturday sees general radio and technical activities. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Bromsgrove and District Amateur Radio Club is operating GB1WWO, for World War One, until the 4th. Contact Dave, M6DKT, on 07584 025 156.

On Monday 28 July Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is closed. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday 28 July Northampton Radio Club is having a natter night including a debrief on the 2m DF hunt, plus running a Foundation exam. Details from John, G4CZB, on 01604 832 584.

On Monday 28 July RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its club net on 145.325MHz at 8pm. More information from Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

On Tuesday 29 July Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a practical evening. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday 30 July Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding an open meeting and putting the shack on the air. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday 30 July South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society has its net on 145.525MHz at 8pm. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday 30 July Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is operating kite portable on Little Wenlock Village Hall field with G3UKV. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

On Thursday 31 July Central Radio Amateur Circle Group is holding a meeting. More information from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

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