News for Scotland – 21 October 2018

| October 19, 2018

As many local amateurs will know, there has been a resurgence in all things amateur radio in the Scottish Borders and Carlisle area. In response to calls for a get-together, a brainstorming session is to be held at Houghton Village Hall, Carlisle on Tuesday, 23 October from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. The meeting is being hosted by Colin, G6LSO, Frank, M6LPH, and George, M3BSF. All amateurs are welcome to turn up on the night. You can contact Colin, G6LSO in advance on 0771 116 1889, or via email to

This Sunday, Dundee Amateur Radio Club is visiting the Galashields rally. Tuesday sees a club night with training. Contact Martin, 2M0KAU, on 0776 370 8933.

Edinburgh and District Amateur Radio Club is at the Galashiels rally this Sunday. Contact Norman, GM1CNH, on 0774 094 6192.

Kilmarnock and Loudoun Amateur Radio Club is meeting on Tuesday. Contact Len Paget, GM0ONX, via email to

On Wednesday Inverness and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night from 7.30pm. Contact John, GM0OTI, on 01463 791 444.

On Wednesday Lothians Radio Society is having a technical question and answer session with Dave, GM4ZNX. Contact Mike Burgess, MM0MLB, via email to

On Wednesday West of Scotland Amateur Radio Society has a Solder Group meeting. Friday sees a club night discussing the winter programme. For details, see

On Friday Mid-Lanarkshire Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and training from 7pm. Joseph, 2M0JHY,,

Next Saturday and Sunday Cockenzie and Port Seton Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the CQWW SSB Contest. More information from Bob, GM4UYZ, on 01875 811 723.

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