England South West 6 October 2013

| October 4, 2013

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Poole Radio Society is spending today in Hamworthy Park and invites everyone to come along and bring whatever gear for whatever band and mode you’d like to operate on. On Friday there’s a talk on a year of chasing exotic DX on 4m Sporadic E by Charles Riley, G4JQX. More info from Bill Coombes, G4ERV, by email to secretary@g4prs.org.uk.

Guernsey Amateur Radio Society is taking part on the Worked All Britain HF contest this weekend. On Friday there is an informal evening covering repeater operation from 7pm followed by a Morse practice session at 8pm. The club meets every Friday from 1900-2100 at the bunker, Beau Sejour. For more information contact Tom Burnett, 2U0TKB, on 07781 405 083.

Exeter Amateur Radio Society Club has its HF net from 7.45pm on Monday on 3.675MHz. The Tuesday 2m net is on 145.575MHz at 7.45pm. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

Riviera Amateur Radio Club is holding a meeting and putting MX0RIV on the air on Tuesday. The club net is on Friday from 8pm on 145.425MHz. Contact Alan Wyatt, G2DXU, by email to rivieraarc@gmail.com.

Appledore and District Amateur Radio Club operates the following nets on VHF and HF: The Zepp Net is on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 1600 on 145.450MHz. Wednesday via GB3DN, 1600 local time. The HF net is on Friday at 1600 local time on 7.185MHz ± QRM. Contact Brian Jewell, M0BRB, on 01237 473 251 for more information.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Tuesday Mid Somerset Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact Nick, 2E0FGQ, on 01749 346 320.

On Tuesday Plymouth Radio Club is having an illustrated talk on the easy operation of club equipment by Chis Parker, M0ZCP. Details from Robert Goodall, on 01752 777 888.

On Thursday South Bristol Amateur Radio Club is holding a committee meeting. Details from Andrew Jenner, G7KNA, on 07838 695 471.

On Thursday Swindon and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on Flat Holm by Jonathan, M0ZGB. Details from Kevin, G6FOP, online at www.sdarc.net.

On Friday Torbay Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night. For more information contact Dave, G6FSP, by email to g6fsp@tars.org.uk.

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