News for Scotland – 8 June 2014

| June 6, 2014

Cockenzie and Port Seton Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the Practical Wireless 144MHz QRP Contest today. Next Saturday sees MM0CPS celebrating Port Seton Gala Day. Also on Saturday is the start of the two-day Museum of Flight—East Fortune special event station, GB2MOF, for Museums on the Air Weekend. More information from Bob, GM4UYZ, on 01875 811 723.

Kilmarnock and Loudoun Amateur Radio Club has its Sunday club today and next Sunday from 9am to 1pm. On Tuesday there’s a club night from 7pm and Thursday sees a construction evening. Contact Graham, MM3GDC, by email to

Stirling District Amateur Radio Society is open today from 10.30am till late afternoon for construction, training, projects and operating. The weekly club meeting is on Thursday. Next Sunday sees an open day with a barbecue and radio fun from 11am. Contact John McGowan, by email to

On Thursday Aberdeen Amateur Radio Society is preparing for Museums on the Air, for which they are running an event next Saturday and Sunday. Details from Fred Gordon, MM0ODL, on 01975 651 365.

On Wednesday Ayr Amateur Radio Group is having a talk on QRP by Rev. George Dobbs, G3RJV at St Columba Church, Ayr. Details from Ralph Riddiough, GM4SQO, on 01292 285 281.

On Wednesday Lothians Radio Society is holding its AGM. Contact Alan J. Masson, GM3PSP, on 0131 623 4580.

On Thursday Wigtownshire Amateur Radio Club Radio is holding an activity night. Contact Ellis Gaston, GM0HPK, via

On Friday Border Amateur Radio Society is holding a club meeting. Details from Alex, GM8BDX, on 01890 830 607.

Category: News for Scotland North and Northern Isles, News for Scotland West and Western Isles