News for England South East – 28 December 2014

| December 23, 2014

This broadcast covers club events for the two weeks from today until Sunday 11 January.

First, news that Dr Malcolm Williams, G0EGA, runs a GB2CW Morse class every Saturday and Sunday from Halesworth on 145.250MHz from 8 to 9pm. The over the air course is on a six-week rotating basis, and the next course starts on Saturday 3 January. Anyone interested is invited to call in. G0EGA also transmits a GB2CW Morse broadcast on Wednesday evenings.

Bracknell Amateur Radio Club is holding a club net from 8pm on 145.375MHz on New Year’s Eve and also on Wednesday 7 January. Details from Andy, M0HAK, via email to

Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is closed on New Year’s Eve. On Friday the 2nd there’s a radio night and Friday the 9th sees a meet the committee evening. Details from Sue Davis, G6YPY, on 01273 845 103.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is closed on New Year’s Eve. Sunday 4 January sees the regular breakfast meeting from 9am. On Tuesday the 6th there’s an Advanced course from 8pm, and Wednesday the 7th sees a discussion evening. Contact Gordon Hutchinson, 2E0GTG, on 07801 599 470.

Loughton and Epping Forest Amateur Radio Society has its presentation of awards to members on Friday 9 January. Sunday the 11th sees the society’s New Year lunch. Details from John Muyle, via email to

On Monday 5 January Southdown Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM at the WRVS centre, Eastbourne. Wednesday the 7th sees operations at the Hailsham shack, and on Sunday the 11th it’s the RSGB AFS CW. Details from John, G3DQY, on 01424 424 319.

Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club and Horsham Amateur Radio Club are both closed on New Year’s Day.

On Friday 2 January Crystal Palace Radio and Electronics Club is having a test equipment evening with a spectrum analyser and signal generator. Contact Bob, G3OOU, on 01737 552 170.

On Monday the 5th Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night and watching the Tx Factor. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday the 5th Burnham Beeches Radio Club is planning its contest efforts for 2015. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

On Tuesday the 6th Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on amateur radio awards by Carl, G3PEM at Oaklands. Details via email from

On Thursday the 8th Edgware and District Radio Society is holding its AGM and electing a new committee. More information from Mike, G4RNW, on 02089 500 658.

On Thursday the 8th Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is having a natter night. Contact Chrissie Turner, via email to

On Thursday the 8th Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is having an introduction to microwaves by Chris Whitmarsh, G0FDZ. Details from Pete, G8FRC, on 01189 695 697.

On Friday the 9th Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is watching the Tx Factor:2 video, plus having a shack and social evening. Contact David, M0ZEB, on 01353 778 093.

On Friday the 9th Itchen Valley Amateur Radio Club is closed. Contact Quintin Gee, M1ENU, on 023 8078 7799.

On Friday the 9th Thames Amateur Radio Group is having a construction evening with Lez, 2E0LEZ and Huw, 2E0HTL. Contact Mark Sanderson, M0IEO, on 07940 579116.

On Friday 9 January Wimbledon and District Amateur Radio Society is discussing members’ activities over Christmas and New Year. Details from Kim Brown, G6JXA, on 07812 735 507.

Category: News for England East and East Anglia, News for England South and South East, News for London and Thames Valley