News for Scotland – 30 September 2018

| September 28, 2018

Advance notice now for the Galashields Radio Rally, due to take place on 21 October. Held in the Volunteer Hall, St Johns Street, Galashiels TD13JX, doors open at 11.15am, with disabled visitors gaining access at 11am. There will be traders, a bring-and-buy and refreshments available on-site. Admission is £2.50. Our apologies for missing this information from RadCom.

We continue with news from clubs that have several events this week.

Stirling and District Amateur Radio Society has its regular club meetings this Sunday and next Sunday from 10am, and on Thursday from 7 to 9pm, where licence tutoring is also available. Enquiries to Jess, MM3RCR via email to

West of Scotland Amateur Radio Society hosts the Solder Group on Wednesday at 6.30pm. On Friday there’s a club night from 8pm to discuss the winter programme. For details, visit

Now we return to the usual listing in date order.

On Tuesday Dundee Amateur Radio Club holds a 2m VHF contest. More from Martin, 2M0KAU on 0776 370 8933.

On Tuesday Kilmarnock and Loudoun Amateur Radio Club has a training and construction night. Full details from Len, GM0ONX via email to

On Wednesday Inverness and District Amateur Radio Society has a club net on 145.575MHz from 8pm. Contact John, GM0OTI on 01463 791 444.

On Friday Cockenzie and Port Seton Amateur Radio Club has a club night. Further information from Bob, GM4UYZ on 01875 811 723.

On Friday Mid-Lanarkshire Amateur Radio Society is holding a club night and tuition, from 7pm. Email Joseph, 2M0JHY for more details via

Next Saturday and Sunday Edinburgh and District Amateur Radio Club is having a field day with portable operating on 433MHz. Enquiries to Norman, GM1CNH on 0774 094 6192.

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