News for England South East – 4 October 2015

| October 2, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. On Sunday Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is operating GB2WSW for World Space Week at Monkton Nature Reserve. On Thursday, the 8th, there is teacher training on radio communications. More information from Lyne Smith, via email to

Surrey Radio Contact Club has its Top Band net on 1905kHz from 9.30am today and next Sunday. On Monday there’s a surplus equipment sale. The Friday net is on 145.350MHz at 8pm. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

Southdown Amateur Radio Society has radio operations on various bands and modes on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. Monday also sees a junk sale. Details from Andy, M6GND on 01323 486 924.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is holding its regular breakfast meeting today from 9am. Contact Gordon Hutchinson, 2E0GTG, on 07801 599 470.

On Monday Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is planning for JOTA and watching the latest TX Factor video. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday Eastbourne Electronics and Radio Club is holding a project evening. More information from Peter, via email to

On Tuesday Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is holding AGM. Details by email to

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has its net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. More information from Andy, M0HAK, via email to

On Wednesday Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is at the shack. Details from Dan Adkin, M0HOW, on 01424 882 008.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on RF power measurement by Dave Penny, G3PEN. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 419 204.

On Thursday Echelford Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night with bring-and-buy, on the air and CW practice. Contact John, G4GSC, on 01784 451 898.

On Thursday Norfolk Coast Amateur Radio Society is rebuilding the G6HL station. Contact Steve, G3PND, via email to

On Thursday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on software decoding of digital modes by Laurence James, G2DD. Details from Pete, G8FRC, on 01189 695 697.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society is preparing for CQWW. Contact Paul Bradfield, G1GSN, on 07876 685 827.

On Thursday Verulam Amateur Radio Club is having a social evening with the GB3VH Repeater Group from 7.30pm at the Rose and Crown Pub, Sandridge. More information from Peter, G4HSO, via email to

On Friday Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on getting started with HF antenna modelling using EZNEC by David, G0LRD. Details from David, M0ZEB, on 01353 778 093.

On Sunday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is operating a classic vehicles special event station. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

Malc A. Williams, G0EGA will start a new GB2CW Morse class broadcast next Saturday and Sunday and continue every subsequent weekend until 8 November. Transmissions are on 145.625MHz from 8pm local time and cover Norwich, Ipswich, Lowestoft, Great Yarmouth and surrounding areas. Details from Malc Williams, G0EGA, via email to

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