News for England South East – 3 April 2016

| April 1, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Cambridge & District Amateur Radio Club has nets today and next Sunday from 8.30am on 144.180MHz USB, from 10.30am on 7.0875MHz or 3.620MHz LSB, and from 11.30am on 145.550MHz FM. Thursday sees a net from 8pm on 145.550MHz FM. On Friday there’s a talk by Bernie, G4HJW on biotech and how it relates to amateur radio. More information from Ian, M0HTA, via email to

Felixstowe & District Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM on Monday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees the first Intermediate training weekend. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

Southdown Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 70MHz contest today. Monday sees a show, tell and sell evening from 7.30pm. On Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday there are several nets per day on various bands. Next Sunday sees participation in the 50MHz contest. For details contact Andy, M6GND, on 01323 486 924.

Surrey Radio Contact Club has a net today and next Sunday on 1905kHz from 9.30am. Monday sees the AGM. On Thursday there’s a net from 8pm on 70.300MHz and on Friday there’s a net on 145.350MHz, also from 8pm. Details from John, G8IYS, on 020 8657 0454.

Fareham & District Amateur Radio Club has a Top Band net from 7.30pm on 1967kHz LSB today and on Thursday. Tuesday and Saturday see nets on 145.475MHz, and on Wednesday there’s the grand junk sale. For more information contact Steve Ellis, G7HEP, on 01329 663 673.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Worthing & District Amateur Radio Club has its regular breakfast meeting today from 9am today. Contact Al, M0OAL, via

On Monday Burnham Beeches Radio Club is having a talk on what comes into the workshop by Steve, G0TAN. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

On Tuesday Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on 2MT Writtle, the birth of British broadcasting, by Tim Wander, G6GUX For more information

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

On Wednesday Bromley & District Amateur Radio Society has its net from 9pm, starting on 145.500MHz. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 419 204.
On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society is having talks by Fred Curtis, G3SVK on a DXpedition and Top Band from GM in 1969. Contact Richard, G7GLW, on 07831 715 797.

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

On Thursday Horsham Amateur Radio Club is having an evening discussing the RSGB with President John Gould, G3WKL. More information from Alistair, G3ZBU, on 07855 268 666.

On Thursday Norfolk Coast Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM. Contact Steve, G3PND, via email to

On Friday Itchen Valley Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM. Details from Quintin Gee, M1ENU, on 023 8078 7799.

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is having a radio night. Contact Stella Rogers, M6ZRJ, on 01273 844 511.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group is holding a net on GB3DA. For details, email

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