News for England South-West – 13 March 2016

| March 11, 2016

Today and next Sunday North Bristol Amateur Radio Club is holding an open net on GB3BS from 7pm. On Friday there’s a relax and chat evening alongside operating and training. Details from Mat, G7FBD, via email to

The SouthWest Cluster is holding further experimental nets on the DMR Network, Slot 2, Talk Group 950, from 6pm tonight and next Sunday, operating simultaneously on GB7AA, GB7BS, GB7FI, GB7TC, GB7JB, GB7SD and GB7DR and, when internet connections are established to the sites, GB7CW, GB7KT and GB7MJ. The organisers wish to point out that the SouthWest Cluster network is independent of the DMR-marc network.

On Monday Exeter Amateur Radio Society is choosing the club’s new QSO logging software with Linden, M0TCF. Tuesday sees the club net on 145.575MHz at 7.45pm. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

On Monday Guernsey Amateur Radio Society continues its Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced training classes in the bunker from 7pm. Details from Tom Burnett, 2U0TKB, on 07781 405 083

On Wednesday Burnham-on-Sea Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact Brian, G4RGY, on 01278 683 645.

On Wednesday Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club is having a project night. For details, email

On Thursday Cornish Radio Amateur Club is holding a club evening. Details from Steve, G7VOH, on 01209 844 939.

On Thursday Saltash and District Amateur Radio Club is having an operating evening. Contact Mark Chanter, M0WMB, on 01752 215 546.

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

On Thursday Sutton and Cheam Radio Society is having a talk on the GB3XP repeater project by Neil Horton, M0ZEY. Contact John, G0BWV, on 0208 644 9945.

On Thursday Yeovil Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on tuned circuits by G3MYM. Details from Rodney Edwards, M0RGE, on 01935 825 791.

On Friday Guernsey Amateur Radio Society is having a practical evening looking at soldering techniques used with surface mount components, hosted by Phil Cooper, GU0SUP. Contact Tom Burnett, 2U0TKB, on 07781 405 083.

On Friday Torbay Amateur Radio Society is having a presentation night. For more information contact Dave, G6FSP, by email to

On Sunday Callington Amateur Radio Society is holding the Callington Rally. Details from John, G4PBN, on 01822 835 834.

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands