News for England South-West – 9 August 2020

| August 7, 2020

As lockdown restrictions gradually change, we are now including meeting details where we have been given them. However, this should be regarded as subject to change, and we strongly advise you to check with organisers well before travelling. Above all, please observe any national or local restrictions, including social distancing.

Thornbury and South Gloucestershire Amateur Radio Club has a daily net on GB3ZB from 10.30am. The weekly Zoom meeting is on Wednesday from 8pm and Friday sees a net from 8pm around 145.450MHz. For details, email Stephen, M0UTK, at

Torbay Amateur Radio Society has nets on Sundays on 14.270MHz at 9.30am and on 145.575MHz from 12 noon. Monday’s nets are 3.663MHz from 10.30am, 1.982MHz from 8pm and 50.155MHz from 8.30pm. Wednesday sees nets on 14.270MHz from 9.30am and 3.663MHz from 10.30am. On Friday there’s a net on 3.663MHz from 9.15pm and, if conditions permit, a business meeting. Saturday’s net is on 3.663MHz from 10am. Contact Kerry, M0KRE, on 0772 599 9973.

Cornish Radio Amateurs Club has a net on Tuesday on 70.425MHz FM and Thursdays on 29.150MHz FM. The Friday net is on 145.350MHz FM. Details from Steve, G7VOH, on 01209 844 939.

Isle of Avalon Amateur Radio Club has a digimode net on Tuesday at 9pm on 28.115MHz. There’s a midweek net on Wednesday from 9pm on 145.475MHz FM and on Thursday a net on 433.475MHz, also at 9pm. Friday sees a meeting at the Glastonbury Scout Hut in Benedict Street from 7pm. Details from Matt, M3MMZ, on 0736 848 7996.

Exeter Amateur Radio Society has its net on Tuesday from 7.45pm on GB3EW. Details from Ivor, G6ATJ, on 0792 762 8685.

Newquay and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Wednesday, restrictions permitting. Check with Terry Maguire, 2E0XTM, via email to

On Thursday South Bristol Amateur Radio Club has its net on GB3WR from 7.30pm. Contact Andy, G7KNA, on 0783 869 5471.

Category: News for England South West and Channel Islands