News for Scotland – 10 January 2016

| January 8, 2016

Stirling and District Amateur Radio Society is open today and next Sunday from 10.30am till 2pm for construction, training, projects and operating. Thursday sees operating, training and presentations from 7 until 9pm. Contact Myles Williamson, MM0MYL, on 07890 477 516.

West of Scotland Amateur Radio Society is having a construction evening on Wednesday. On Friday Terry, GM3WUX will give a talk on operating the Elecraft KX3 as a blind person. He’ll demonstrate the accessibility features of the rig itself together with other aids that, in his opinion, make this the most accessible rig he’s found to date. The club meets in the CCA’s Electron Club on Sauchiehall street every Wednesday night from around 6.30pm. For more information email

On Sunday Cockenzie and Port Seton Amateur Radio Club is holding an on-air activity day. More information from Bob, GM4UYZ, on 01875 811 723.

On Tuesday Kilmarnock and Loudoun Amateur Radio Club is holding a club meeting. Contact Graham, MM3GDC, by email to

On Wednesday Glenrothes and DRC is holding a discussion on what members are doing on the radio. More information from Tam, MM0TGB, on 0775 3526 498.

On Wednesday Lothians Radio Society is having a video evening at the Edinburgh Cine and Video Society. Contact Mike Burgess, MM0MLB, via email to

On Thursday Aberdeen Amateur Radio Society is holding a discussion of plans for the club’s 70th anniversary. More information from Fred Gordon, GM3ALZ, on 01975 651 365.

On Thursday Wigtownshire Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact Ellis Gaston, GM0HPK, via email to

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