News for England South-West – 19 January 2020

| January 17, 2020

We start with advance news from Torbay Amateur Radio Society that they will run a Foundation course from the end of April. The course will be three hours a week for six or seven weeks on Friday evenings and will cost £75, plus the cost of the exam. Later on in the year there will be an Intermediate course, costing £85 plus exam fee. Only a limited number of places are available and they recommend booking early to secure a place. Full details at

Flight Refuelling Amateur Radio Society has a treasure sale this Sunday, with club nights this Sunday, Wednesday and next Sunday. There’s a net on Thursday from 8pm on 145.350MHz FM. Saturday and Sunday sees the Foundation course. For details, email

On Monday Weston-super-Mare Radio Society is holding its AGM. Details from M0JOG on 0750 066 8674.

On Thursday South Bristol Amateur Radio Club is having a talk Portishead Radio by Larry, G4HLN. Contact Andy Jenner, G7KNA, on 0783 869 5471.

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands