News for England South East – 3 August 2014

| August 1, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is operating GB100MWT on HF from Sandford Mill today and operating on 2m from Oaklands museum to commemorate UK entering WWI. The club constructors’ competition is on Tuesday. On Thursday there’s a Morse class in The Bell, Danbury CM3 4DT plus a training class at Danbury Village Hall CM3 4NQ. Next Sunday sees a public demonstration of amateur radio at Sandford Mill museum. Contact Martyn, G1EFL, on 01245 469 008.

Lowestoft and District PYE Amateur Radio Club has a CW net on 28.050MHz at 8.30 and an FM net on 29.140MHz at 9pm today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a net on 145.450MHz at 9pm and on Saturday there’s a club night at the shack. Contact Tim Ward, 2E0TJW, on 07810 481 182.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is holding its monthly breakfast meeting today. Wednesday sees a journey into sound with a talk by Gerry, M0WGB, on heterodyning with the brain. Details from John, G8FMJ, 01273 593 232.

Southdown Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on noise reduction systems by Graham Somerville on Monday at the WRVS Centre, Eastbourne. Wednesday sees operations and CW practice at the Hailsham shack. Details from John, G3DQY, on 01424 424 319.

Wimbledon and District Amateur Radio Society has its Top Band net today at 8pm on 1.980MHz and the 2m net on Monday 145.500MHz. Details from Kim Brown, G6JXA, on 07812 735 507.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Today, South Essex Amateur Radio Society is operating GB2BM at the Bay Museum to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the 1st World War. Contact Terry Howchen, G1FBW, on 07986 070 040.

On Monday 4 August Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is having an aerial clinic with G0DEC. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday 4 August Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a club net on 145.400MHz at 8pm. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

On Monday 4 August Surrey Radio Contact Club is having a talk on the Crystal Palace Story 1851-1936. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

On Wednesday 6 August Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has its net on 145.375MHz at 8pm. Details from Andy, M0HAK, by email to

On Thursday 7 August Cray Valley Radio Society is having a natter night. Contact Richard, G7GLW, on 07831 715 797.

On Thursday 7 August Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night and social activities evening. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

On Friday 8 August Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is watching the TX Factor video, along with having a shack and social evening. Contact David, M0ZEB, on 01353 778 093.

On Friday 8 August Itchen Valley Amateur Radio Club is holding a members’ forum on JT65. Contact Quintin Gee, M1ENU, on 023 8078 7799.

On Friday 8 August Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is holding a fox hunt at 7pm for 7.30 at Cyprus Road Car Park. Details from Sue Davis, G6YPY, on 01273 845 103.

On Saturday 9 August Thames Amateur Radio Group continues its Foundation course. Contact Mark Sanderson, M0IEO, on 07940 579 116.

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