News for England South-West – 17 April 2016

| April 15, 2016

Today and next Sunday North Bristol Amateur Radio Club is holding an open net on GB3BS from 7pm. On Friday there’s a bring-and-buy sale. 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 Weston-super-Mare Radio Society is having a surplus equipment sale. Details from Paul, G3SDH, via email to

On Tuesday Exeter Amateur Radio Society has its net on 145.575MHz from 7.45pm. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

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

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

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

On Thursday South Bristol Amateur Radio Club is having a talk by the RNLI. Details from Andrew Jenner, G7KNA, on 07838 695 471.

On Thursday Sutton and Cheam Radio Society is having a test equipment evening with Bob Burns, G3OOU. Contact John, G0BWV, on 0208 644 9945.

On Thursday Yeovil Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM. Details from Rodney Edwards, M0RGE, on 01935 825 791.

On Friday Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club has its club net. For details, email

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

On Saturday Plymouth Radio Club is visiting the University of Plymouth Maritime Navigation Centre. More information from David Beck, 2E0DTC, via email to

On Sunday Flight Refuelling Amateur Radio Society is holding its spring auction sale, open to all who enjoy bargains. Details from John, G4POF, via email to

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands