News for England Midlands – 6 December 2015

| December 4, 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 course today. On Tuesday there’s a club night and the UKAC, whilst Wednesday sees VHF and UHF activities from 8pm. Thursday has a technical and construction evening, and Saturday sees on the air activities from 8am. Next Sunday it’s the Intermediate exam. 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 an introduction to the 2016 project. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is having its Christmas Carvery on Monday, though the club will still be open for those not attending the feast. 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.

RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its club net on 145.325MHz from 8pm on Monday. The Christmas dinner is on Thursday. Contact Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

South Birmingham Radio Society is making arrangements on Monday for its Christmas party. The regular coffee morning in the shack is on Tuesday from 11am. Friday sees the Christmas party. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, via email to

Nuneaton and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the 70cm UKAC on Tuesday. The club net is on Thursday from 9.30pm on 145.475MHz. Contact Neil Yorke, 2E0NEI, via email to or visit

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 natter night and committee meeting. For details, email

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. 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 Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on valve testers. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Tuesday Malvern Hills RAC is holding its Christmas jolly. Contact Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

On Tuesday Mid-Warwickshire Amateur Radio Society is holding its Christmas meeting. Details from Don, G4CYG, on 01926 424 465.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding its Christmas party from 7.30pm. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society has its club net on 145.525MHz from 8pm. More information from Andrew, M0NRD, on 07969 062 859.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is watching the RSGB radio propagation video, with a Skype chat afterwards with Steve, G0KYA. Contact John Humphreys M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

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