News for England South-West – 23 April 2017

| April 21, 2017

On Sunday the 23rd the Cornish Radio Amateur Club is dismantling their International Marconi Day station. Details from Steve, G7VOH, on 01209 844 939.

This Sunday and next, North Bristol Amateur Radio Club has a club net at 7pm via the GB3BS repeater. On Friday there’s a talk Codes, Cyphers and Radio by G0ECM. Details from Mat, G7FBD, via email to

On Sunday the 23rd Yeovil Amateur Radio Club is running the 33rd QRP Convention. On Thursday the club is on the air and there’s a committee meeting. Details from Rodney Edwards, M0RGE, on 01935 825 791.

On Monday Bristol RSGB Group has a talk Weston Clevedon and Portishead Light Railway by Paul Gregory. More from Shaun O’Sullivan, G8VPG on 01225 873 098.

On Monday Weston-super-Mare Radio Society is having a construction, operating and natter night. Details from Martin Jones, G7UWI on 01934 613 094.

On Tuesday Exeter Amateur Radio Society has a net on the GB3EW VHF Repeater at 7.45pm. Wednesday sees a talk How to Build a Repeater. Contact Nick, M0NRJ, on 01363 775 756.

On Thursday South Bristol Amateur Radio Club has an open house and on the air night. Details from Andrew Jenner, G7KNA, on 07838 695 471.

On Thursday Swindon and District Amateur Radio Club is holding an equipment sale. Details from Jonathan, M0ZGB by email to

On Friday Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club starts a weekend of portable VHF operating and antenna build and testing. Details from  Mark, 2E0RKM on 0777 629 2813.

On Friday Torbay Amateur Radio Society is holding a 90/10 auction. More from John, by email to

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands