News for England South-West – 19 June 2016

| June 17, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. North Bristol Amateur Radio Club has an open net on GB3BS from 7pm tonight and next Sunday. Friday sees preparation for Westrally. Details from Mat, G7FBD, via email to

Exeter Amateur Radio Society has its net on GB3EW at 7.45pm on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a talk on apps for radio amateurs in the Sunnylands Room, America Hall at 6.30pm. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club is having an on the air night on Wednesday. Friday sees the club net. Next Saturday and Sunday sees activities for Museums on the Air. For information, email

South Bristol Amateur Radio Club is holding a table top sale on Thursday. On Saturday the GB2BLE team departs for Lundy Island. Details from Andrew Jenner, G7KNA, on 07838 695 471.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Weston-super-Mare Radio Society is having a talk on DXpeditions by Phil Whitchurch. Details from Martin Jones, G7UWI, on 01934 613 094.

On Thursday Saltash and District Amateur Radio Club is having a rig demo with talk and operating session. Contact Mark Chanter, M0WMB, on 01752 215 546.

On Thursday Yeovil Amateur Radio Club has a Field Day at Galhampton organised by G8UED. Details from Rodney Edwards, M0RGE, on 01935 825 791.

On Friday Torbay Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by Devon Freewheelers, on emergency blood transport. For more information contact Dave, G6FSP, by email to

Next Saturday and Sunday Plymouth Radio Club has its radio caravan on The Hoe Promenade, supporting Plymouth Armed Forces Weekend. Contact David Beck, 2E0DTC, via email to

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands