News for England South-East – 14 July 2019

| July 12, 2019

Keith Gaunt, G7CIY the Regional Representative for Region 12 is looking for volunteers to fill several District Representative vacancies. Ideally the volunteers should be based in the area, and Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex South are all in need of representation. If you are interested in the role or would simply like to know more, contact Keith by email at

On Sunday, the 14th, Burnham Beeches Radio Club is at the McMichael Rally. On Monday there’s a club night. Contact Greg, G4EBY, via email to

This Sunday and next, Fort Purbrook Amateur Radio Club has a net at 6.30pm on 433.450MHz then GB3IW. On Monday there’s an open net at 8pm on 145.275MHz. Contact Chris, G3WIE, via email to

This Sunday and next, Hastings Electronics and Radio Club has its net from 11am on 144.575MHz. Contact Gordon, M3YXH, on 01424 431 909.

On Sunday and again on Thursday the Radio Society of Harrow has an open shack from 10am to 3pm. This Sunday and next sees a net on 1938kHz LSB from 12 noon. On Monday there’s a net from 8.15pm that settles on 145.5/145.35MHz FM. On Friday the net is on 1938kHz LSB at 12 noon. Details from Linda, G7RJL via email to

On Monday Basingstoke Amateur Radio Club has a talk from Paul Hyde, G4CSD on Digital Television at the BBC. More from Alan, G3UQW, on 01256 883 838 or 07770 536 975.

On Monday Essex Ham has its net on GB3DA from 8pm, with chatroom and audio feed at On Saturday Essex Ham is holding an Essex 2m Activity Field Day. Contact Pete, M0PSX, via email to

For details on the Monday activities at Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society contact Paul, G4YQC, by email to

On Monday Milton Keynes Amateur Radio Society has a shack night at the Bletchley Park shack, GB2BP. They are also planning the summer barbecue. Contact Phil Gould, G4FVZ, on 0780 263 6998.

On Monday Peterborough and District Amateur Radio Club has a club net on 1.980MHz at 8pm. On Tuesday the net is from 8pm on 145.400MHz. Contact Alan, G8XLH, via email to

On Monday Surrey Radio Contact Club has a fix-it, move-it-on, skills and advice night with a social chat. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

On Monday Thurrock Acorns Amateur Radio Club has a CW net starting at 7.30pm on 144.180MHz. On Tuesday it’s a club night going on air outside with a barbecue, subject to the weather. Thursday sees an FM net at 7.30pm on 145.500MHz. On Saturday there’s an Essex 2m Activity Afternoon from 1 to 5pm. More from Dave, M5ABP, by email to

On Tuesday Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society has a club net at 8pm on 145.375MHz. Details from Edwin, G0LPO, on 01376 324 031.

On Tuesday Bromley andDistrict Amateur Radio Society is looking at Mini HF Antenna Construction. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

On Tuesday Camb-Hams has its net on GB3PI from 8pm. For details, see

On Tuesday North Kent Radio Society has members talking on their favourite software. Stephen Osborn, G8JZT, has more details by email to, 0798 575 3370

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has an open club net at 8pm on 145.375MHz. Details from David, M0XDF, by email to

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is running a trophy fox hunt. Contact Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 898 308.

On Wednesday Southdown Amateur Radio Society has an FM net on 145.275MHz at 8.30am, a cafe meeting at 12.30pm and a CW net on 144.060MHz at 7pm. More from Tom, M6ONX, by email to

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society will operate GB2GP, the Scouts amateur radio station at Gilwell Park. Details from Dave Lee, G8ZZK, on 0773 954 9822.

On Thursday Dover Amateur Radio Club will have a talk Tuned Circuits and Superheterodyne Receivers by Peter, G4MHU. More from Vic Casambros, 2E0NPV on 07727 127 591.

On Friday Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

On Friday Silverthorn Radio Club is having a club night. More from Robbie, M0HVC on 0742 913 1105.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group has a practical radio projects night. Information from Mark Sanderson, on 01268 698 304

On Friday Whitton Amateur Radio Group has a club night and will be on the air. Contact Ian, G0OFN, on 0795 620 3495.

On Saturday Newbury and District Amateur Radio Society has the summer barbecue. Details from Rob, G4LMW, on 0797 088 5614.

Next Sunday South Essex Amateur Radio Society is at the Castlepoint Show operating GB2CPS. More from Terry Howchen, G1FBW, on 0798 607 0040.

Category: News for England South and South East