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For a round up of events taking place in the coming week, check out GB2RS Rallies and Events News.
TARS 50th ANNUAL COMMUNICATIONS FAIR –Newton Abbot Race Course, Devon TQ12 3AF. All indoors, TS, B&B, C, DF, WIN, RSGB book stall. OT 9.30/10am, £2. Mike Dixon, 01803 557 941, Info via firstname.lastname@example.org.
WEST KENT ARS RADIO AND ELECTRONICS FAIR – Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, St John’s Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 9XB. TI, CP, £2.50, 9.45/10am, TS, B&B, C, DF, WIN, RSGB Bookstall. Dave, G4OTV, email@example.com. [www.wkars.org.uk].
26 & 27 SEPTEMBER
NATIONAL HAMFEST – brought to you by the RSGB in association with the Lincoln Short Wave Club. George Stephenson Pavilion, Newark and Nottinghamshire Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Newark NG24 2NY (close to junction of A1/A46/A17). Free CP, TS, B&B, CB, C, SIG, Morse proficiency tests on demand, RSGB book stall, RSGB Services & Committees, DF, FM. [www.nationalhamfest.org.uk].
BELGIUM AMATEUR RADIO & COMPUTER RALLY – Hall ‘Louvexpo’, 7 rue du Hocquet, La Louvière. Direct access from the motorway (50km south of Brussels). Repeater TI 145.600MHz, 430.325MHz and DSTAR 439.4375MHz. OT 9am, FM, 4000m², trade stands from many countries. Michel, ON7FI, +32 475 45 45 78, firstname.lastname@example.org. [www.on6ll.be].
PENCOED AMTEUR RADIO CLUB TABLE TOP SALE – Pencoed Rugby Football Club, The Verlands, Felindre Road, Pencoed CF35 5PB. Tables £5, first come first served. OT sellers 8.30am, buyers 9.30am. £2, C, LB. Gerry Day, 01656 860 761. [www.mw0prg.co.uk/events.uk]
5TH WEST TYRONE ARC CONFERENCE – Village Inn, Killyclogher, Old Mountfield Rd, Omagh, County Tyrone BT79 7LT. LEC, C, TS, B&B. Ian, MI1CCU, email@example.com
5 OCTOBER NEW VENUE
BLACKWOOD AND DISTRICT ARS RALLY – Rougemont School, Llantarnum Hall, Malpas Rd, Newport, NP20 6QB. TI V44 (S22), CP, OT 10am, £2, TS, SIG, CBS, RSGB Bookstall, B&B, C. Andy, MW0MWZ, 01495 220 687. [www.gw6gw.co.uk].
5 OCTOBER NEW VENUE
NORTH WAKEFIELD CLUB WINTER RALLY – Middleton Active Centre, Middleton Ring Road, LS10 4AX. OT 10.30, TS, B&B, C, WIN. Tony, 07740 003 159, firstname.lastname@example.org.
RSGB CONVENTION – The full convention programme of lectures for all interests available on the website. Principal sponsor Martin Lynch & Sons. [www.rsgbevents.org].
HACK GREEN BUNKER RALLY – Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker, Nantwich, Cheshire CW5 8AL. Electronic equipment, amateur gear, components, military radio sets and vehicle spares. OT 10am, TS, C. Lucy, 01270 623 353, Lucy@hackgreen.co.uk. [www.hackgreen.co.uk].
HORNSEA AMATEUR RADIO CLUB RALLY – Floral Hall, 7 The Esplanade, Hornsea, East Yorks HU18 1NQ. OT 10am, CP, TS, B&B, SIG, RSGB, RAFARS, LB, C, DF, WIN. Details from Rick, M0CZR, 01964 533 712, R106221@aol.com. [www.hornseaarc.co.uk].
CARRICKFERGUS AMATEUR RADIO GROUP RADIO RALLY – Downshire Community School, Carrickfergus, BT38 7DA. OT 11.30am, £3. TS, B&B, CP, C, DF, SIG, RSGB, MT. Details from Tim, MI0TBL, email@example.com. [www.radioclubs.net/carg].
CHIPPENHAM & DARC MINI INDOOR RADIO RALLY –Neston Village Hall, Pool Green, Neston, Corsham, Wilts SN13 9SN. OT Sellers 9am buyers 10am. Tables £5 (£6 on the day), entry £1.50, C. Details from firstname.lastname@example.org (on the day 07584 054 924).
GALASHIELS AND DISTRICT ARS RADIO RALLY – The Volunteer Hall, St Johns Street, Galashiels, Scottish Borders TD1 3JX. OT 11.30 /11.15, £2.50. B&B, TS, WIN, C. Jim, GM7LUN, 01896 850 245, email@example.com.
HOLSWORTHY AMATEUR RADIO RALLY – Holsworthy Community College, Victoria Hill, Holsworthy EX22 6JD. Howard, M0MYB, firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOG ON THE TYNE RALLY – Whitehall Road Methodist Church Hall, Bensham, Gateshead NE8 4LH, organised by Angel of the North ARC. £1.50, TS, B&B, C, CP. Nancy Bone, G7UUR, 01914 770 036 (eves), email@example.com. [www.anarc.net].
POOLE RADIO SOCIETY TABLE SALE – Old Chapel Hall, Cabot Lane, Creekmoor, Poole, Dorset BH17 7BX. OT 09.30 – 1300 (or earlier if everything is sold!), 50p entry, C. On-road parking is limited, parking at the front of Scotts Plastics, next door, is permitted SUBJECT TO DISPLAYING A QSL CARD. Bill Coombes, G4ERV, 01202 246515, firstname.lastname@example.org
G-QRP CLUB MINI CONVENTION – the Rishworth School, Rishworth, which is on the A672 (Ripponden) road from junction 22 on the M62. OT 10am, £3.50, TI S22, LEC on QRP, Bring & Buy, large social area, surplus junk components kit traders, food & drink all day. On-site car parking only available for the disabled, plenty of on street parking.
24th GREAT NORTHERN HAMFEST – Barnsley Premier Leisure Complex, Queens Road, Barnsley S71 1AN or follow the brown Metrodome signs. GNHF in association with SYRG. OT 10.30, TS, SIG, C, FAM. Ernie, G4LUE, 07984 191 873. [www.gnhf.co.uk].
NORTH WALES RALLY – Abergele Leisure Centre, Faenol Avenue, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 7HT. 10am – 4pm, £4.50, TI, TS, B&B, CP, DF, DIS, C, SIG. Gordon, MW0GBR, email@example.com. [www.nwrs.org.uk].
WEST LONDON RADIO & ELECTRONICS SHOW (Kempton Rally) – Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, TW16 5AQ. TI, free CP, OT 9.50/10am. TS, FM, B&B, SIG, C, DF, WIN, LEC. Paul, M0CJX, 08451 650 351, firstname.lastname@example.org. [www.radiofairs.co.uk].
ROCHDALE & DISTRICT ARS TRADITIONAL RADIO RALLY – St Vincent de Paul’s, Caldershaw Rd, off Edenfield Rd (A680), Norden, Rochdale OL12 6BU. OT 10.15/10.30, £2.50 (concessions U12 & seniors), TI S22, C. Pitches £5, bring your own table. Dave, G0PUD, 0161 285 1600, email@example.com. [www.radars.me.uk].
CATS RADIO & ELECTRONICS BAZAAR – 1st Coulsdon Scout HQ, r/o Council Car Park, Lion Green Road, Coulsdon, Surrey. OT 10am-1pm, £1, B&B, C, DIS, free CP. Glenn, G4FVL, firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyone proposing to attend this year’s CATS Bazaar is advised to check the CATS website (www.catsradio.org) before setting out as the site is planned for redevelopment and there may therefore be last-minute changes to access or parking arrangements.
PLYMOUTH RADIO CLUB RALLY – Harewood House, The Ridgeway, Plympton, Plymouth PL7 2AS. CP, TI, OT 10am, £2, TS, C. Sheila Hart, 2E0YSH, 07815 542 477, email@example.com.
SOUTH LANCS WINTER RALLY – Bickershaw Labour Club, Bickershaw Lane, Bickershaw, Wigan WN2 5TE. OT 9am, traders 7.30am. £2, B&B, C, DIS, CP, SIG, DF, TS, LB. Jason, 01942 735 828.
BISHOP AUCKLAND RADIO AMATEURS CLUB RALLY – Spennymoor Leisure Centre, Co Durham DL16 6DB. CP, TI S22 (V44), OT 10.15 /10.30, £2 (U14 free). TS, B&B, C, LB, DF, FAM. John, G4LRG, 01388 606 396.
HORNCASTLE WINTER RALLY – Horncastle Youth Centre, Lincolnshire LN9 6DZ. OT 10.30, £1.50, DF, C, free CP. Tony, G3ZPU, 01507 527 835, firstname.lastname@example.org.
30th CANVEY RADIO & ELECTRONICS RALLY – ‘The Paddocks’, Long Road, Canvey Island, Essex SS8 0JA (southern end of A130). Free CP, OT 10.30. C, DF, TS. Vic Rogers, G6BHE, 01702 308 562, email@example.com. [www.southessex-ars.co.uk].
SCOTTISH HIGHLAND RADIO RALLY – Aviemore Primary School and Community Centre, Muirton, Aviemore PH22 1SF. TS, SIG, RSGB bookstall, CP. OT 10.30am-4pm. Free tables for clubs and private sellers. Seating area. Roy, GM4VKI, 01563 850 976, firstname.lastname@example.org.
DAMBUSTERS HAMFEST – Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre, Coningsby, Lincs LN4 4PE. TI S22, GB3FR, £3, RAF heritage centre on site. Overnight camping by appointment. C, OT 10.00. Mainly an outdoor rally but some limited space is available indoors. Email email@example.com. [www.thorpecamp.org].
14th JUNCTION 28 QRP RALLY–South Normanton Alfreton and District Amateur Radio Club in association with the G QRP Club. Alfreton Leisure Centre, Church Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 7BD. 10 mins from M1 J28 and the A38. TI S21, OT 10am. TS, SIG, C, LB. Anya Lawrence, 2E0BQS, 0115 930 7322, firstname.lastname@example.org. [www.snadarc.com].
FINNINGLEY ARS SUMMER RALLY – The Hurst Radio Communications Centre, Belton Road, Sand toft, Doncaster DN8 5SX. Easily accessible from the M180 Jct 1 / Jct2. OT 10am, £3, TS, CP, B&B, TI S21, RSGB bookstall. Kevin, G3AAF, 07831 614 640. [www.finningleyradiorally.co.uk].
WEST OF ENGLAND RADIO RALLY– Cheese & Grain, Bridge Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1BE. CP, OT 10am-2pm, £2.50. TS, RSGB book stall, C, DIS. Shaun, G8VPG, 01225 873 098, email@example.com. [www.westrally.org.uk].
HORNCASTLE SUMMER RALLY – Horncastle Youth Centre, Lincolnshire LN9 6DZ. OT 10.30, £1.50, DF, C, free CP. Tony, G3ZPU, 01507 527 835, firstname.lastname@example.org.