News for England Midlands – 29 November 2015

| November 27, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Worksop Amateur Radio Society is on the air from 8am and continues its Intermediate training today and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a club night and the UKAC, whilst Wednesday sees VHF and UHF activities from 8pm. Thursday has a talk on WAB by Krystina, 2E0KSH. More information from Paul, M0PJA, on 07890 626 684

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its open net on Monday from 8pm on 145.375MHz and/or 7.16MHz ±QRM. On Friday there’s a talk by Warwickshire search and rescue. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is having a talk on Monday by Professor David Briggs on the story of Gilbert Briggs and Wharfedale speakers from 1932-1978. On Wednesday there’s a club net from 7.30pm starting on 145.500MHz. Thursday sees a net commencing on 145.550MHz at 7.30pm and then moving to other bands. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

Nuneaton and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the 2m UKAC on Tuesday. The club net is on Thursday from 9.30pm on 145.475MHz. Friday sees an out and about evening. Contact Neil Yorke, 2E0NEI, via email to,

South Birmingham Radio Society has its regular coffee morning in the shack on Tuesday from 11am to 1pm and visitors are very welcome. Friday sees work in the shack. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, via email to

Salop Amateur Radio Society has its club CW net on Wednesday from 4.30pm on 144.070MHz followed by the voice net from 8.30pm via GB3LH. Thursday sees a quiz night with Powys club. For details, email

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its club net on 145.325MHz. Contact Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is holding an open net on 145.250MHz from 7.30pm. More information from Robert Bird, by email to

On Tuesday Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the UKAC. Contact Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, via email to

On Tuesday Grantham Amateur Radio Club is having a natter, news and mince pies evening. Details from Kevin, G6SSN, on 07793 142 483.

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on the products of Clive Sinclair by Ian, G8SNF. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding training classes and planning the Christmas party. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is holding an informal social meeting at the Beehive public house, Grantham. More information from Andrew, M0NRD, on 07969 062 859.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is putting GX3ZME on the air and holding a committee meeting. More information from John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

On Thursday Central Radio Amateur Circle is holding a group meeting. Details from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07948 027 994.

On Friday Hereford Amateur Radio Society is having mince pies and a talk on SMD for dummies by Mike, G3TGD. Contact Rod, M0JLA, on 01432 356 079.

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